thread News

Registration Now Open for AK-ECAC Courses!

Take the next step towards your Alaska Early Childhood Administrator Credential (AK-ECAC). Registration is now open at the University of Alaska Fairbanks for the following approved...more

December 17, 2019

White House Holds Summit on Child Care and Paid Leave

On Dec. 12, a panel of early childhood education advocates, lawmakers, private sector CEOs and senior administration officials gathered for a Summit at ...more

December 12, 2019

Alaska SEED Announces Career Ladder Updates

Alaska SEED is excited to announce important updates to the early childhood/school-age professional career ladder, including more credentials and certificates ...more

December 09, 2019

National News: America's Parents Want Paid Family Leave and Affordable Child Care

With so many women in Congress, the nation looked closer than ever to affordable child care and paid family leave. So...more

December 05, 2019

National News: Why Child Care Is So Ridiculously Expensive?

Derek Thompson, staff writer for The Atlantic, explains the three broad reasons early childhood education now costs as much as buying a brand new Hyundai ...more

December 04, 2019

Education, Child Welfare

40 Fun Thanksgiving Day Activities for Families

With the right activities, Thanksgiving Day can go from a quick dinner with family and friends to hours of fun for everyone. There are a...more

November 27, 2019

Federal Administration Seeks Public Input on Improving Access to Child Care

Child care is an investment that supports both present and future generations of the workforce. But in order to realize the benefits of investing in...more

November 22, 2019

Nominations are Open for the 2020 Cindy Harrington Heart & Mind Award

  Do you know an early educator who: Has worked in the field of early care and education in Alaska for a number...more

November 19, 2019