This presentation, The Influence of Prenatal to Age Three: Utilizing a Multi-Sectoral Approach to Achieve Positive Maternal and Child Outcomes, features David Willis, Center for the Study of Social Policy, and Djinge Lindsay, Washington DC Community Health Administration, and Albert Wat. It covers why the prenatal and postpartum periods are critical phases of development, how to build a responsive early childhood system, which existing state and federal initiatives can be leveraged to promote positive maternal and child health outcomes, and how to design early care and education environments to promote positive health outcomes.
Blog September 25, 2023
This blog explains the impact of the policy choice to not renew the Child Tax Credit on the child poverty rate.
Home-Based Child Care: Embedding Wellness in HBCC Systems through Strengthening HBCC Networks: An Evidence-Based Framework for High Quality (Benchmarks)
Archived Webinar September 21, 2023
This recording and slide deck are from the September 19, 2023 Home-Based Child Care Webinar.
Report August 29, 2023
A robust early childhood care and education workforce is at the heart of any solution to stabilize the child care sector, and adequate compensation is pivotal to that end. That reality comes through in the PDG B-5 grant applications; many states demonstrate a keen focus on supporting workforce compensation. This brief explores and synthesizes the strategies to increase compensation that states proposed in their PDG B-5 grant applications.