thread Applauds Governor Dunleavy’s Child Care Task Force Announcement

April 6, 2023 – thread, Alaska’s Child Care Resource & Referral organization, applauds Governor Mike Dunleavy’s announcement today to establish ...more

April 15, 2023

Learning & Growing Together

Elevating Quality As providers, advocates, parents, and guardians of children in Alaska, we care about the quality of child care ...more

August 19, 2022

Celebrating Provider Appreciation Day – Thank You Early Educators!

Early Educators – You are Essential Working in the early childhood education sector is important work. As an early educator, ...more

May 6, 2022

May 1 is Worthy Wage Day

Alaska’s early childhood educators play an essential role in the lives of working families and their young children by providing ...more

April 30, 2022

Child Care Program Office Broadcast: Public Hearing On the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) Plan

The following broadcast was released by the Alaska Child Care Program Office on May 17, 2021 A Public Hearing will ...more

May 17, 2021

thread Conducts a Second Survey of Child Care Needs During COVID-19

Since the pandemic began, the majority of Alaska’s child care programs have been open to support children and families. But ...more

January 13, 2021

Reach for the Stars with a CDA

Most states like Alaska recognize the Child Development Associate (CDA) credential as a benchmark of value in its quality rating ...more

July 11, 2019

It’s Still Possible to Restore Alaska State Funding!

Last week, you shared your voice to tell our legislators that you care about Alaska’s future, especially for our children ...more

July 3, 2019

Welcome to Our New Site!

Welcome to the new and improved! Look around and experience: The sharp new look and feel! More resources to help ...more

May 30, 2019

Lead Teachers – We Need Your Feedback by June 5!

The Child Care Program Office (CCPO) in partnership with thread still needs to hear from you in order to help ...more

May 22, 2019