Be Prepared for Emergencies at School

Disasters can happen at any time, even during the school day. Are you familiar with the emergency plan at your ...more

August 30, 2017

DEED Offers Webinar on Developmental Assessment

Schools across Alaska are welcoming new kindergarten students this month. Over the next few weeks, teachers will be observing each ...more

August 24, 2017

TODAY! thread’s 11th Annual Book Party in the Park

Each year thread celebrates early learning and child development at our free family event, the Book Party in the Park. ...more

August 11, 2017

Financial Support Available for SEED Registry Members

The Alaska System for Early Education Development (SEED) is Alaska’s early childhood and school-age professional development system. Alaska is one ...more

August 1, 2017

Safe Sleep for Alaska’s Babies

Every year in Alaska, babies die in their sleep. Many Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) deaths are caused by unintentional ...more

July 21, 2017

2017 Child Care Fact Sheets Released

Child Care Aware of America recently released its 2017 State Fact Sheets, providing a snapshot of the child care landscape ...more

July 19, 2017

Rasmuson Foundation Awards thread $495,000

thread would like to thank Rasmuson Foundation for supporting our Powering Ahead with Technology project with an award of $495,000. ...more

July 15, 2017

Sun Safety

Summer days in Alaska are known for their long hours of sunlight. While we need some sun exposure to help ...more

July 8, 2017

Investing in Alaska’s Workforce: A Summit on the Economic Impact of Early Care and Learning

October 5, 2017, 8:00 am — 4:00 pm, Anchorage Marriott Downtown Businesses and organizations rely on child care to meet ...more

July 6, 2017

Take Action Tuesday: Thank a Policy Maker Today

Last month legislators and Governor Bill Walker worked together to pass an operating budget and avoid the impending shutdown of ...more

July 5, 2017