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Ways to Advocate to Local Government for More Child Care Support

As Alaska reopens, financial support to licensed child care is needed to ensure this critical community infrastructure reopens safely and responsibly. That...more

June 05, 2020

A Message from thread: We Stand Together

thread is deeply saddened by the injustice and pain of recent events in our communities and country. We stand together and recognize the ...more

June 05, 2020

State of Alaska Child Care Program Office Broadcast - Capacity Building Funding Update (As Broadcast May 14)

There are 492 licensed providers in Alaska. Currently, 287 of these facilities are open, 205 facilities are...more

May 15, 2020

Learn & Grow COVID-19 Update

Traducción Española Thank you to Learn & Grow early childhood education programs that are working every day to improve the quality of child care for Alaska's...more

May 12, 2020

Alaska, Education

Early Childhood Educator Well-Being Survey Open

Traducción Española thread, the State of Alaska’s Department of Education & Early Development (DEED), and Learn & Grow, Alaska’s Quality Recognition and Improvement...more

May 12, 2020

thread Continues to Serve You Remotely

Through the COVID-19 crisis, thread has been serving families and the early childhood sector remotely. For the continued safety and well-being of ...more

May 09, 2020

Provider Appreciation Day

We Love Your Spirit, Rain or Shine Early childhood educators play a vital role in the healthy development of our young children, providing essential support to...more

May 04, 2020

May 1 is Worthy Wage Day

Early Educators play an important role in the lives of Alaska’s young children—providing safe, healthy and playful child care. Yet our early education ...more

May 01, 2020