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State of Alaska Child Care Program Office Broadcast - Capacity Building Funding Update (As Broadcast May 14)

There are 492 licensed providers in Alaska. Currently, 287 of these facilities are open, 205 facilities are...more

May 15, 2020

Learn & Grow COVID-19 Update

Traducción Española Thank you to Learn & Grow early childhood education programs that are working every day to improve the quality of child care for Alaska's...more

May 12, 2020

Alaska, Education

Early Childhood Educator Well-Being Survey Open

Traducción Española thread, the State of Alaska’s Department of Education & Early Development (DEED), and Learn & Grow, Alaska’s Quality Recognition and Improvement...more

May 12, 2020

thread Continues to Serve You Remotely

Through the COVID-19 crisis, thread has been serving families and the early childhood sector remotely. For the continued safety and well-being of ...more

May 09, 2020

Provider Appreciation Day

We Love Your Spirit, Rain or Shine Early childhood educators play a vital role in the healthy development of our young children, providing essential support to...more

May 04, 2020

May 1 is Worthy Wage Day

Early Educators play an important role in the lives of Alaska’s young children—providing safe, healthy and playful child care. Yet our early education ...more

May 01, 2020

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