Early-childhood priorities, such as more money for home visiting and child care, can be found throughout the federal budget proposal released Feb. 9 by the White House.
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February 09, 2016
December 16, 2015
Congress shows its interest in early childhood by increasing the budgets of Head Start and the Child Care and Development Block Grant.
December 07, 2015
Only 25 percent of children 12 or younger in California with working parents have a licensed child-care spot available to them, according to a Nov. 19 report.
October 30, 2015
While most states are broadening their child-care assistance policies to serve more families, others are moving backward, says a report by the National Women's Law Center.
September 27, 2015
The $100 million loan fund, announced Sunday at a meeting of the Clinton Global Initiative in New York, will be used to help providers buy and renovate preschool space.
September 15, 2015
Noodle, which launched earlier this year, has created 51 guides that can steer parents toward information on the preschool landscape in their jurisdiction.
September 04, 2015
Nearly half of households with an employed mother and a child under 5 reported using a paid child-care provider, says a report by the Committee for Economic Development.
July 31, 2015
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
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
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.