Keep Children Safe After Dark

As the days become shorter, families will be spending more time outside after dark. There are several things you can ...more

October 28, 2016

The Past, Present, and Future of thread

thread has accomplished much over the past 30 years while remaining true to its mission of advancing the quality of ...more

October 22, 2016

October is Farm to School Month

During National Farm to School Month, check out Farm To Preschool, a resource for early care & learning programs to ...more

October 21, 2016

Step Up For Kids in Fairbanks

Each year an initiative called Step Up For Kids brings together thousands of people nationwide to show widespread support for ...more

October 20, 2016

Take Action Tuesday: Put Child Care on the Presidential Agenda

The final presidential debate will begin at 5:00 pm AKDT on Wednesday, October 19. The last presidential debate came and ...more

October 19, 2016

5 Steps for a Healthier Home

Today in America, nearly one in three children are overweight or obese. Parents and caregivers play a major role in ...more

October 14, 2016

Take Action Tuesday: Become a More Informed Voter

Be sure to exercise your right to vote in the 2016 general election on Tuesday, November 8! There are lots ...more

October 12, 2016

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