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It’s Easy to be an Advocate for Early Education

Alaska’s 31st Legislative session is now underway. If you care about Alaska’s young children and early education, you will want to stay...more

February 12, 2019

2019 thread Award Recipients Announced

Cindy Harrington Heart & Mind Award and Quality Improvement Program of the Year Award Recipients Announced   Christina Jurenka of Anchorage is the...more

February 08, 2019

Alaska, Education

It’s not too early to think about kindergarten!

Sure, it’s only January. But now is the perfect time to start getting your preschooler ready for kindergarten. You may not think about preparing your...more

February 06, 2019

Child Welfare

Give Children a Chance to Thrive – Pick.Click.Give. to thread

What does it mean for your family to have access to high-quality child care? Is it dropping off your child in the morning knowing she’s...more

January 23, 2019

Alaska, Child Welfare

Winter Safety Tips

  Don’t hibernate this winter! Get outside and enjoy Alaska’s winter playground. We know what you’re thinking—it’s too cold and dark! But...more

January 17, 2019

Alaska, Child Welfare

Financial Resources After an Earthquake

  Here are some additional financial resources available to programs to assist in damage or other issues regarding the Nov. 30 earthquake.   Post...more

December 21, 2018

Welcome to the New Site!

The long wait is over! Welcome to the new and improved! Whether your search is for child care referrals, professional training, ...more

December 18, 2018

2018 Earthquake Recovery Center

As southcentral Alaska recovers from the earthquake on November 30, 2018, thread is working with the State of Alaska Child Care Program Office (CCPO) and...more

December 11, 2018

Alaska, Child Welfare