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July 31, 2015

Child Care Programs Forced to Balance Quality and Financial Stability

A report on the challenges faced by Philadelphia-area child-care centers outlines issues that are concerns for providers across the country.

July 29, 2015

Texas Governor Keeps His Early Ed. Promises

Gov. Greg Abbott made improving early childhood support in his state a key element of his campaign, and he has kept many of those promises.

July 06, 2015

Washington State To Spend More On Early Learning Than It Ever Has

After much back and forth, Washington state legislators and Gov. Jay Inslee agreed to spend $158 million on early education in the state's 2015-17 biennium.

May 28, 2015

How Much Are You Paying for Child Care? Maybe Not as Much as You Think

A new analysis of Census Bureau data finds the overall increase over the past 20 years has been relatively modest, but affluent families and families who have preschool age children have seen the largest jumps.

May 21, 2015

Chinese Preschool Provider Partners with Chicago Early-Childhood Institute

RYB, China's largest private daycare and preschool provider, is partnering with the Erikson Institute to train its employees in best practices.

April 13, 2015

Washington State Early-Ed. Bill Passes, Funding Debate Continues

A bill to expand early-learning opportunities gets approval from both the GOP-controlled Senate and the Democratically-controlled House, but the budget remains up in the air.

March 20, 2015

Democrats Introduce Legislation To Increase Child-Care Tax Credit

Sen. Bob Casey, D-Pa., and Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., have introduced separate plans to increase the federal child-care tax credit.

November 21, 2014

S.C. Ruling on Funding May Open Way for More Early Education, Advocates Say

Early childhood education advocates in South Carolina see an opportunity to expand services now that a 21-year-old legal battle has been decided in favor of better funding for poor and rural regions of the state.

November 19, 2014

Study: Low Salaries Leave Many Child-Care Workers Near Poverty

An update to a 25-year-old report on child-care worker salaries shows that those who work with the youngest children tend to earn the least, regardless of educational level.

November 18, 2014

A Look Inside the Revised Child Care Development Block Grant Bill

The newly-passed legislation, headed to the president's desk, would implement quality and access improvements to a law that hasn't been modified in nearly 20 years.

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