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Halloween Safety Tips for Families

Halloween Safety Tips Fall celebrations like Halloween and Harvest Day are fun times for...more

October 31, 2019

Early Head Start Day: How You Can Help

Oct. 30 is Early Head Start Day, a national advocacy campaign lead by ZERO TO THREE calling for additional federal funding for...more

October 30, 2019

High Price of U.S. Child Care Report Released

Child care is one of the largest household expenses for families today. Child Care Aware of America recently released its annual report, The U.S. and the High...more

October 29, 2019

Upcoming Webinars on Child Care Assistance Program Proposed Changes

The Child Care Program Office will be conducting informational meetings to share and collect feedback on proposed program changes to the Child Care Assistance ...more

October 25, 2019

Licensed Center Infant and Toddler Survey Results Are In!

The Child Care Program Office (CCPO) and thread would like to thank all early educators and administrators who participated in the infant ...more

October 21, 2019

"No Small Matter" Summit Gets Big Response

On Oct. 10, thread hosted No Small Matter: A Summit on the Economic Impact of Early Care and Learning in Alaska at the Marriott ...more

October 18, 2019

thread and ACT: Strengthening Relationships in Early Education

At the core of quality child care is a trusting, respectful relationship between the early childhood educator, child and family. Over the past decade, thread...more

October 16, 2019

Revised Child Care Assistance Program Rate Schedule Implemented Nov. 1

The revised State of Alaska Child Care Assistance Program Rate Schedule will be implemented effective November 1, 2019. The Child Care Assistance...more

October 14, 2019