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 Missed Opportunity: Young children and disadvantaged youth deserve more attention in ESEA Reauthorization http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/young-children-and-disadvantaged-youth-deserve-more-attention-in-esea-reauthorization Mon, 27 Jul 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/young-children-and-disadvantaged-youth-deserve-more-attention-in-esea-reauthorization Senate Bill Would Strengthen Important Child Nutrition Program http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/child-nutrition-program Thu, 23 Jul 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/child-nutrition-program Strong Start for America’s Children Amendment Calls for an Investment in Early Learning http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/strong-start-for-americas-children-amendment Thu, 16 Jul 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/strong-start-for-americas-children-amendment Senate Appropriations Committee’s Labor/H Budget Puts Arbitrary Caps Ahead of Low-Income Families http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/senate-appropriations-committees-laborh-budget-puts-arbitrary-caps-ahead-of-low-income-families Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:01:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/senate-appropriations-committees-laborh-budget-puts-arbitrary-caps-ahead-of-low-income-families Implementing the CCDBG Reauthorization: State-by-State Fact Sheets http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/ccdbg-state-by-state-fact-sheets Tue, 09 Jun 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/ccdbg-state-by-state-fact-sheets Increased Investments in Child Care Assistance Needed to Support Working Families http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/increased-investments-in-child-care-assistance-needed-to-support-working-families Mon, 08 Jun 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/increased-investments-in-child-care-assistance-needed-to-support-working-families House and Senate Reintroduce the Strong Start for America’s Children Act http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/house-and-senate-reintroduce-the-strong-start-for-americas-children-act Tue, 19 May 2015 18:07:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/house-and-senate-reintroduce-the-strong-start-for-americas-children-act A Closer Look at State Child Care Subsidy Eligibility Policies http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/a-closer-look-at-state-child-care-subsidy-eligibility-policies Tue, 28 Apr 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/a-closer-look-at-state-child-care-subsidy-eligibility-policies Senate Committee Passes Bill to Reauthorize ESEA http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/senate-committee-passes-bill-to-reauthorize-esea Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/senate-committee-passes-bill-to-reauthorize-esea Congress Acts to Extend MIECHV for Two Years http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/miechv-extention Wed, 15 Apr 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/miechv-extention CLASP Publishes Guide for States on CCDBG Reauthorization http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/clasp-ccdbg-guide-for-states Wed, 01 Apr 2015 10:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/clasp-ccdbg-guide-for-states No Progress on Child Care Assistance Spending, Participation http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/no-progress-on-cc-assistance-spending-participation Mon, 30 Mar 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/no-progress-on-cc-assistance-spending-participation 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