Showing Category: Education

  thread News

September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month

Did you know that about 1 in 5 (19%) children in the U.S. are obese? September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, an opportunity for...more

August 29, 2019

Alaska, Education, Child Welfare

Juneau Child Care Assessment Results

  Alaska's Child Care Program Office (CCPO), in partnership with thread and the Association for the Education of Young Children-Southeast Alaska, is pleased to...more

June 05, 2019

Alaska, Education

New Report: Child Care Supply Crisis & Solutions

Child Care Aware of America recently released “Closing the Gap: How CCR&Rs Can Help Communities Meet Their Child Care Supply and Demand Needs,” ...more

June 04, 2019

Education, Child Welfare

We Still Need to Hear From You!

The Child Care Program Office (CCPO) in partnership with thread still needs to hear from you in order to help inform our work. Over the past several...more

May 29, 2019

Education

Proposed Program Changes: Child Care Licensing Program

BROADCAST TO ALL LICENSED CHILD CARE PROVIDERS FROM THE CHILD CARE PROGRAM OFFICE The Child Care Program Office (CCPO) has received additional clarification and instruction...more

May 03, 2019

Education

Thanking Alaska's Earthquake Champions

Every day, Alaska’s early educators are doing amazing work for our children. This was especially true during and after the Nov. 30, 2018 Southcentral earthquake. thread...more

April 23, 2019

Alaska, Education, Child Welfare

Family Friday

The Week of the Young Child (WOYC) draws to a close today with Family Friday. Today we celebrate...more

April 12, 2019

Alaska, Education

Artsy Thursday

We’re celebrating the Week of the Young Child (WOYC) and today’s theme—Artsy Thursday—is all about children getting creative. The...more

April 11, 2019

Alaska, Education