Lesson Plans to Teach Healthy Habits

Need some short lessons about health and wellness? Smart from the Start‘s Enrichment Zone contains fun, easy ideas that can ...more

October 1, 2016

Take Action Tuesday: Petition the Presidential Candidates

In all 50 states, child care costs more than the median cost of rent. Yet quality child care plays a ...more

September 28, 2016

First Presidential Debate of 2016 Election Airs Tonight

Don’t miss the first Presidential debate of the 2016 election, scheduled for Monday, September 26 at 5:00 pm AKDT. You ...more

September 27, 2016

Take Action Tuesday: Urge the Senate to Pass Family First Act

You can help ensure the Family First Prevention Services Act, a major bipartisan bill that would strengthen the child welfare ...more

September 21, 2016

Take Action Tuesday: Join the Child Care Works Movement

Child Care Aware of America has recently launched a new movement to shift public opinion, generate policy solutions, and secure ...more

September 14, 2016

Take Action Tuesday: Early Childhood Mental Health

Earlier this summer, the U.S. House passed comprehensive mental health reform that included an investment in infant-early childhood mental health. ...more

August 31, 2016

Take Action Tuesday: Get the Primary Election Results

Alaska held its Primary Election on August 16, and the unofficial results are in. Click here to view the results. ...more

August 24, 2016

Take Action Tuesday: Get the Primary Election Results

Alaska held its Primary Election on August 16, and the unofficial results are in. Click here to view the results. ...more

August 24, 2016

11,000 Free Books for Anchorage Families!

thread will hold its 10th annual Book Party in the Park on August 11th, where over 11,000 donated children’s books ...more

August 9, 2016

Take Action Tuesday: Say Thanks

Legislators have had some tough decisions to make this year, but it’s clear that Alaska’s young children are still a ...more

July 27, 2016