thread News

National News: After Coronavirus, Nearly Half of Child Care Centers in the U.S. Could Be Gone

Emily Peck of the Huffington Post reports on how even though child care centers are more essential than ever, they are not getting the funds...more

April 24, 2020

State of Alaska CCPO Announces Capacity Building Funding Available for Child Care Programs

Traducción Española thread is sharing the following information from the State of Alaska Division of Public Assistance, Child Care Program Office (CCPO). April...more

April 23, 2020

Local News: Alaska day cares, critical during the coronavirus crisis, are endangered

Emily Goodykoontz of the Anchorage Daily News reports on how child closures are affecting families, programs and early childhood educators across the state ...more

April 20, 2020

Family Friday

The Week of the Young Child draws to a close today with Family Friday. Today we celebrate families and the important role...more

April 17, 2020

Alaska, Child Welfare

Artsy Thursday

We’re celebrating the Week of the Young Child and today’s theme—Artsy Thursday—is all about children getting creative. Art of all kinds is...more

April 16, 2020

Alaska, Child Welfare

Work Together Wednesday

It’s Work Together Wednesday—time to build something together! When children build together with each other and adults, they explore math and science ...more

April 15, 2020

Alaska, Child Welfare

Building Resilience through Strengthening Families

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month, dedicated to recognizing the importance of families and communities working together to prevent child abuse...more

April 14, 2020

Tasty Tuesday

It’s the Week of the Young Child, and today is Tasty Tuesday. Yum! Staying healthy, getting active, and eating nutritious food is...more

April 14, 2020

Alaska, Child Welfare