CLASP http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/rss CLASP In Focus Feed Tue, 24 Jan 2012 05:00:00 +0000 AMPS en hourly 1 House Passes Important Extension for Home Visiting http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/house-passes-important-extension-for-home-visiting Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/house-passes-important-extension-for-home-visiting Five out of Six Eligible Children Unable to Access Child Care Assistance http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/five-out-of-six-eligible-children-unable-to-access-child-care-assistance Tue, 24 Mar 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/five-out-of-six-eligible-children-unable-to-access-child-care-assistance Extended State Plan Timeline Allows States to Create Their Best Child Care Subsidy Systems http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/extended-state-plan-timeline Wed, 18 Mar 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/extended-state-plan-timeline ESEA Reauthorization Provides Opportunity to Bolster Support for Vulnerable Young Children and Disadvantaged Youth http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/esea-reauthorization Thu, 12 Feb 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/esea-reauthorization New CLASP Report Highlights the Impact of the MIECHV Program in States and Tribal Communities http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/the-impact-of-the-miechv-program-in-states-and-tribal-communities Wed, 11 Feb 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/the-impact-of-the-miechv-program-in-states-and-tribal-communities President Proposes Historic Child Care and Early Education Investments http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/president-proposes-historic-child-care-and-early-education-investments Tue, 03 Feb 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/president-proposes-historic-child-care-and-early-education-investments A Comprehensive, Two-Generational Approach to Reduce Child Poverty http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/a-comprehensive-two-generational-approach-to-reduce-child-poverty Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/a-comprehensive-two-generational-approach-to-reduce-child-poverty A Call for New Investments in Child Care Affordability, Quality http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/a-call-for-new-investments-in-child-care-affordability-quality Thu, 22 Jan 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/a-call-for-new-investments-in-child-care-affordability-quality Access to Affordable, High-Quality Child Care: A National Economic Priority http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/access-to-affordable-high-quality-child-care-a-national-economic-priority Wed, 21 Jan 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/access-to-affordable-high-quality-child-care-a-national-economic-priority Looking Back, Looking Ahead http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/looking-back-looking-ahead Mon, 22 Dec 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/looking-back-looking-ahead The 2015 “CRomnibus” and What It Means for Low-Income People http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/the-2015-cromnibus-and-what-it-means-for-low-income-people Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/the-2015-cromnibus-and-what-it-means-for-low-income-people New Investments for Early Education http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/new-investments-for-early-education Wed, 10 Dec 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/new-investments-for-early-education Twenty-five Years Later, Child Care Staff are Still Making Unlivable Wages http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/in-focus-twenty-five-years-later Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/in-focus-twenty-five-years-later President Signs Child Care Bill Bringing Major Changes to Subsidy Programs http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/president-signs-child-care-bill-bringing-major-changes-to-subsidy-programs Wed, 19 Nov 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/president-signs-child-care-bill-bringing-major-changes-to-subsidy-programs It Takes Two: More Support Emerges for Two-Generation Anti-Poverty Strategies http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/it-takes-two Thu, 13 Nov 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/it-takes-two 2013 Head Start and *New* Early Head Start State Profiles Now Available from CLASP http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/2013-head-start-and-new-early-head-start-state-profiles-now-available-from-clasp Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/2013-head-start-and-new-early-head-start-state-profiles-now-available-from-clasp Child Care and Development Block Grant Participation at a 15-Year Low http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/child-care-and-development-block-grant-participation-at-a-15-year-low Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/child-care-and-development-block-grant-participation-at-a-15-year-low Screening as a First Step for Early Success http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/screening-as-a-first-step-for-early-success Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/screening-as-a-first-step-for-early-success 2013 Poverty Data: A Glimpse of Good News for Children, But We Can Do Better http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/2013-poverty-data-a-glimpse-of-good-news-for-children-but-we-can-do-better Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/2013-poverty-data-a-glimpse-of-good-news-for-children-but-we-can-do-better Congress Moves Forward on Child Care Reauthorization Bill http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/congress-moves-forward-child-care-reauthorization-bill Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/congress-moves-forward-child-care-reauthorization-bill New Fact Sheets on 2012 CCDBG Participation at All Ages http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/new-fact-sheets-on-2012-ccdbg-participation-at-all-ages Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/new-fact-sheets-on-2012-ccdbg-participation-at-all-ages Job Schedule Instability in the Lives of Poor Children and their Families http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/job-schedule-instability-in-the-lives-of-poor-children-and-their-families Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/job-schedule-instability-in-the-lives-of-poor-children-and-their-families Head Start Children, Families, Staff, and Programs in 2013 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/head-start-children-families-staff-and-programs-in-2013 Thu, 14 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/head-start-children-families-staff-and-programs-in-2013 Building Home Visiting Systems http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/building-home-visiting-systems Wed, 13 Aug 2014 10:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/building-home-visiting-systems TANF Child Care Expenditures in 2013: The Decline Continues 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