thread News

The Impact of Cuts to Early Childhood Education Funding

  The Alaska Legislature on Monday voted to approve legislation that would reverse most of the $444 million vetoed by Gov. Mike Dunleavy in June from...more

July 29, 2019

States Take Action to Address Early Childhood Education

According to a recent analysis by the National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP), participation in early childhood education programs ...more

July 18, 2019

Healthy Social and Emotional Development

  Beginning with your baby’s very first smile, your child is continually learning how to interact with others. As your child grows, he or she will...more

July 18, 2019

Child Welfare

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 and improvement system ...more

July 11, 2019

Donate Children's Books through July

Need to clean out your children’s book shelves? Pass those books on to other local children by donating them to thread! thread...more

July 10, 2019

Battling Alaska's Summer Heat & Smoke

Alaska’s recent heatwave, including the growing number of statewide wildfires, have persisted in the past month. It’s important to know that heat and smoke ...more

July 10, 2019

We need your help to fight for our future!

This is a critical week for the future of Alaska and we need your help!  Alaska is facing some of the deepest budget cuts in its...more

July 03, 2019