thread’s Juneau Office is Moving

The Association for the Education of Young Children, Southeast Alaska (AEYC-SEA) is moving their Juneau office! In preparation for the ...more

November 16, 2018

Report Finds Child Care Too Expensive in Every State

Earlier this week, Child Care Aware® of America released their annual report, The U.S. and the High Cost of Child ...more

October 31, 2018

Early Care & Education is a Smart Investment

  Why is investing in high-quality early care and education necessary for Alaska? Early care and education has a profound ...more

October 30, 2018

Vote For Kids!

It’s election season in Alaska! It’s important to get out and vote, and we encourage you to vote with the ...more

October 23, 2018

Big Body Movement is an Important Part of Learning!

Moving the body and using large muscle groups are crucial to a young child’s learning process. It’s important that young ...more

October 12, 2018

Is Your Child in the Right Car Seat?

Is your child buckled up properly? Surprisingly, in 59 percent of cases, children’s car seats are used incorrectly. September 23-29 ...more

September 24, 2018

Dressing Up Supports Your Child’s Development

Halloween is right around the corner, and the search is on for the perfect costume. But commercial Halloween costumes are ...more

September 11, 2018

thread’s 12th Annual Book Party in the Park

Thanks to generous donations from the Anchorage community and Title Wave Books, thread has 5,858 books to give away to ...more

August 2, 2018

thread 2017 Annual Report

Thank you to our supporters for your commitment to the early childhood education field! We would like to share the ...more

July 26, 2018

Supporting Language and Literacy Development

Communication, language, and literacy skills are essential for success in school and in life. But did you know that the ...more

July 21, 2018