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President Obama: “It’s time we stop treating child care as a side issue, or as a women’s issue, and treat it like the national economic priority that it is for all of us.”
Early Childhood Advocate Ready to Implement Law to Increase the Supply of Infant Toddler Quality Care
Meet Rachel Schumacher, new director of the Office of Child Care
A safe, nurturing environment that enriches children’s development is critical to working families and is one of the best investments we can make.
New information being collected will provide quantifiable data on improvements of eligible families participating in the program.
Check out the findings from a literature review of 78 studies on the characteristics of ECE partnerships.
20,000 children under the age of 5 in the United States are hospitalized annually with flu-related complications.
New report from the National Survey of Early Care and Education offers the first portrait of early childhood programs in more than 20 years.
Equity and Excellence in the Earliest Years: Action on Expulsion and Suspension in Early Childhood Settings
Recent data indicate expulsions and suspensions occur at high rates in preschool settings — even higher rates than in K12 school settings.