The committee will study how to fund early care and education for children from birth to kindergarten entry that is accessible, affordable to families, and of high-quality, including a well-qualified and adequately supported workforce, consistent with the vision outlined in the report, Transforming the Workforce for Children Birth Through Age 8: A Unifying Foundation.
Article October 7, 2021
This article from the summer 2021 issue of Kansas Child focuses on the use of data as a tool for creating racial equity.
Article July 22, 2021
HOPE, a BUILD Initiative project, works to ensure that each child, regardless of race, neighborhood, or family income, has equitable opportunities to achieve positive health and education outcomes. This overview looks at HOPE efforts underway in Alabama, California, Minnesota, and New Jersey.
Report June 1, 2021
This report explores opportunities to further develop and improve a system of quality improvement and supports in Philadelphia. Based on input from more than 300 early childhood providers, 16 quality improvement organizations, and four public and private funders, the report offers 17 recommendations for quality improvement.