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Nominations are Open for the 2019 Cindy Harrington Heart & Mind Award

Do you know a professional who is currently employed, or recently retired, from the early care & learning field in Alaska who demonstrates: ...more

November 19, 2019

November is Family Stories Month

Each November, Family Stories Month rolls around just in time for the holidays. When families gather, it’s an excellent time to learn...more

November 18, 2019

Keeping Children Safe When it's Dark

As the days become shorter in Alaska, families will be spending more time outside after dark. There are several things you can do to keep...more

November 14, 2019

10 Ways to Recognize Military Family Appreciation Month

November is Military Family Appreciation Month, an opportunity to celebrate the sacrifices and contributions that service members’ families—military families—have made and continue to make. Here are a...more

November 11, 2019

Learn & Grow Continues to Improve for Alaska’s Early Childhood Programs

Learn & Grow, Alaska’s Quality Recognition & Improvement System (QRIS), launched in the summer of 2016 to provide early childhood education (ECE)...more

November 04, 2019

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