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The Business Case for Early Care & Education

If you are looking to boost productivity and create a successful workplace, studies show the most efficient way is to invest in early education. Employees ...more

March 19, 2019

Comment Period for PFD & Proposed Budget Cuts

The House Finance Committee is hosting a series of community meetings across the state to discuss issues related to the Permanent Fund Dividend and the ...more

March 18, 2019

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month

Alaska has one of the highest rates of child abuse and neglect in the nation. But the good news is, we can all do something...more

March 14, 2019

Child Welfare

March is National Nutrition Month

March is National Nutrition Month®. This annual education campaign by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics focuses on the importance of making informed ...more

March 07, 2019

Education

Get Ready for the Week of the Young Child

Save the date for the Week of the Young Child, April 8-12, 2019! Every April, thread joins...more

March 05, 2019

Education, Child Welfare

Take Action on the FY20 Proposed Budget

On Feb. 13, 2019, Governor Dunleavy unveiled his proposed amended budget.  The governor is asking that $1.6 billion be cut from...more

March 01, 2019

Alaska, Education, Child Welfare