Child Care Background Check Update (March 2023)

The following information is a summary of the State of Alaska background check system, and the necessary steps to securely ...more

March 24, 2023

thread Partners with State of Alaska Child Care Program Office to Offer Two New Grants

thread, in partnership with the State of Alaska Child Care Program Office (CCPO), is excited to call for proposals for ...more

March 21, 2023

Action Alert: House Finance Committee Public Testimony Starts March 21 for FY24 Operating Budget

Ask the House Finance Committee to Increase Child Care Investment in the Proposed FY24 Operating Budget. In a series of ...more

March 21, 2023

thread Endorses Proposition 14 “Care for Kids” in Anchorage

March 10, 2023 — thread announced its official endorsement of Proposition 14 (Prop 14) the “Care for Kids” initiative in ...more

March 13, 2023

Providence Center for Child Development first in Alaska to achieve Level 3 Learn & Grow quality recognition!

Designation is the highest currently available in Alaska and demonstrates a commitment to high-quality programming in child care. Anchorage, Alaska ...more

March 11, 2023

National Nutrition Month – Fuel for the Future!

March is National Nutrition Month. It’s a great time to renew or jump-start healthy routines! Sponsored by the Academy of ...more

March 7, 2023

Nominations are Open for the 2023 Cindy Harrington Heart & Mind Award

Do you know a professional who is making a difference in early childhood education? Celebrate their excellence by nominating them ...more

March 1, 2023

thread Partners with Alaska SBDC for 15 Free Small Business Webinars

thread is partnering with the Alaska Small Business Development Center (SBDC) to bring child care programs 15 free webinars to ...more

February 23, 2023

Early Educators Make Time for Wellness

In the field of early childhood education (ECE), no two days are ever the same. Alaska’s early childhood educators are ...more

February 9, 2023

CCPO Broadcast: Stabilization Grants and Town Hall Meetings, Plan for Relief Funding

This broadcast was released by the State of Alaska Child Care Program Office on January 30, 2023. The Child Care ...more

January 31, 2023