2017 Week of the Young Child

Every year the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) hosts a special week, celebrating early learning, young ...more

April 24, 2017

2017 Go Blue Day

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month — a time to recognize that we all play a part in building ...more

April 8, 2017

March 8 is International Women’s Day

March 8 is International Women’s Day. It is a day meant to tout the social, economic, cultural and political successes ...more

March 9, 2017

Take Action Tuesday: Become a part of the movement

Know the actions you can take to help advance the quality of early care and learning in Alaska. thread’s Action ...more

March 8, 2017

Biting Response

You are out enjoying the benefits of a playdate, when looking over you watch your toddler chomp down on his ...more

March 2, 2017

Take Action Tuesday: Help Make Child Care a National Priority

Help Make Child Care A National Priority NOW is the time to connect with your elected officials. Congress is currently ...more

March 1, 2017

March is National Nutrition Month

March is National Nutrition Month, sponsored by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Started 36 years ago, this is a ...more

February 25, 2017

Effect of Alaska Fiscal Options on Children and Families

The Alaska Children’s Trust commissioned the Institute of Social and Economic Research (ISER) to investigate how different state revenue options ...more

February 24, 2017

Take Action Tuesday: Advocating for Your Family

This Valentine’s Day, show Alaska’s young children that you care. Share your family’s personal experience with legislators and help them ...more

February 15, 2017

Take Action Tuesday: Advocate for Funding

Watch Samantha Adams, the 2017 recipient of the Cindy Harrington Heart & Mind Award, talk about the power and importance ...more

February 8, 2017