CCPO Launches Online Orientation for Providers

The Child Care Program Office (CCPO) has recently launched online orientations for providers applying to the Child Care Assistance Program ...more

July 18, 2018

Take Action Tuesday: Encourage Public Investment in Early Childhood Education

In Alaska, the cost of child care is a financial burden for most families. Married couples across the state can ...more

July 18, 2018

5 Ways to Get Ready for School

Starting kindergarten is a big milestone in a child’s life! Make a plan early to get ready for school, because ...more

July 13, 2018

Wellness Tips for Early Educators

May 11 is Child Care Provider Appreciation Day. thread is celebrating by recognizing Alaska’s early childhood educators all month long! ...more

July 12, 2018

Juneau Assembly Continues Discussion of Best Starts Vote

The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly is considering an advisory ballot proposition to gauge the public’s support of an ...more

June 28, 2018

Join thread for Free First Friday Event in Fairbanks

FREE First Friday Family Event Friday, June 1, 2018 5:30 – 7:30 pm 1908 Old Pioneer Way, off College Road ...more

June 2, 2018

New Data on Early Childhood Education in Alaska

Alaska now has access to new resources of robust data detailing the supply and demand of early childhood education statewide. ...more

May 23, 2018

thread Will Be New Grantee for CCAP in Southeast Alaska

The Child Care Program Office (CCPO) recently announced that thread, Alaska’s Child Care Resource and Referral Network, will be the ...more

May 17, 2018

May 10 is Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day

National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day is Thursday, May 10, 2018! This annual event raises awareness about the importance of ...more

May 11, 2018

Thank You, Early Childhood Educators!

May 11 is National Child Care Provider Appreciation Day. Held each year on the Friday before Mother’s Day, Provider Appreciation ...more

May 8, 2018