FAQs for thread’s COVID-19 Quality Initiative 2 & Alaska SEED ROOTS Award

Thank you to the early childhood and afterschool/school-age education programs that have applied for thread’s COVID-19 Quality Initiative 2. thread received hundreds of applications ...more

November 4, 2020

Child Care Program Office Broadcast: 2020 Market Price Survey Notice

The following broadcast was released by the Alaska Child Care Program Office on Oct. 28, 2020 The Child Care Program Office ...more

October 29, 2020

Apply Now for the COVID-19 Alaska SEED ROOTS Award

thread and Alaska SEED is pleased to offer a statewide opportunity for Alaska’s early childhood education programs and educators. The COVID-19 ...more

October 28, 2020

Creative Ways to Celebrate Halloween

Each year, Alaska’s neighborhoods are a buzz with costumes and families trick-or-treating with their children, going door to door and ...more

October 27, 2020

Yale Study Finds Child Care Programs Are Very Low Risk for COVID-19 Transmission

Child Care Aware of America recently released the results from Yale University’s first large-scale study of the early childhood education sector during COVID-19, ...more

October 17, 2020

Vote for Kids: Important Dates & Deadlines

There is a lot at stake this election season with children and families at the center of many policy discussions. thread encourages ...more

October 7, 2020

Vote for Kids this Election Season

If young children were able to vote, what issues do you think they would care about? Children are our future ...more

September 21, 2020

Sept. 20-26: National Child Passenger Safety Week

Is your child buckled up properly? Surprisingly, in 59 percent of cases, children’s car seats are used incorrectly. September 20 ...more

September 9, 2020

September is National Preparedness Month

As Alaska continues to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, severe weather and natural disasters aren’t that far from people’s minds. ...more

September 4, 2020

You Can Help with the 2020 Census!

Did you know that an accurate census count is critical for the US government to accurately distribute more than $3.2 ...more

August 27, 2020