thread Releases FY20 Annual Report

Last year was memorable and challenging, to say the least, especially for Alaska’s families and professionals working in the early ...more

June 8, 2021

Here’s to You – Thank You for All You Do

From keeping up with health and safety protocols, to guiding, nurturing and teaching Alaska’s young children every day, as an ...more

May 7, 2021

Help thread Celebrate Provider Appreciation Day this Friday

Friday, May 7 is Provider Appreciation Day! Join thread in thanking Alaska’s early childhood educators for providing quality early education ...more

April 26, 2021

Update to Governor Dunleavy’s Proposal to Reorganize the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services

UPDATE! Governor Mike Dunleavy is withdrawing his plan to split the Department of Health and Social Services into two agencies, ...more

March 15, 2021

thread Conducts a Second Survey of Child Care Needs During COVID-19

Since the pandemic began, the majority of Alaska’s child care programs have been open to support children and families. But ...more

January 13, 2021

thread Introduces Updated Online Training Policies

Starting Feb. 1, thread’s new online training policy will go into effect.  This updated policy helps thread continue to provide ...more

January 12, 2021

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

Please use the below Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) to help answer your questions about the Alaska SEED Roots Award and ...more

December 21, 2020

News: Thrivalaska director ready to retire, but she’s not ready to give up her mission

Republished with permission. Written by Amanda Bohman, Fairbanks Daily News Miner, [email protected] Nov 30, 2020 A champion for early childhood ...more

December 1, 2020

Child Care Matters

For many families, the pandemic has introduced new challenges balancing the need to work, provide child care, supervise virtual schooling ...more

November 25, 2020

thread is Here for You: COVID-19 Resources

thread is here to support you through Alaska’s increase in COVID-19 cases. Below are various resources from thread’s COVID-19 Resource Center that will help guide you ...more

November 18, 2020