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 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 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/tanf-child-care-expenditures-in-2013-the-decline-continues Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/tanf-child-care-expenditures-in-2013-the-decline-continues Child Care Assistance: An Essential Work Support Program for Families http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/child-care-assistance-an-essential-work-support-program-for-families Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/child-care-assistance-an-essential-work-support-program-for-families Meeting Children’s Mental Health Needs in Child Care and Early Education http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/meeting-childrens-mental-health-needs-in-child-care-and-early-education Wed, 16 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/meeting-childrens-mental-health-needs-in-child-care-and-early-education A Two-Generation Approach to Policy http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/a-two-generation-approach-to-policy Wed, 09 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/a-two-generation-approach-to-policy Low-Wage Parents’ Child Care Struggles http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/low-wage-parents-child-care-struggles Thu, 26 Jun 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/low-wage-parents-child-care-struggles Coming to America: Immigrant Parents’ Jobs Don’t Allow for Investments in Children http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/coming-to-america-immigrant-parents-jobs-dont-allow-for-investments-in-children Wed, 18 Jun 2014 13:58:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/coming-to-america-immigrant-parents-jobs-dont-allow-for-investments-in-children Senate Subcommittee Increases Federal Early Education Investments http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/senate-subcommittee-increases-federal-early-education-investments Wed, 11 Jun 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/senate-subcommittee-increases-federal-early-education-investments Improving Parent Engagement Opportunities For Refugee and Immigrant Families In Early Childhood Programs http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/improving-parent-engagement-opportunities-for-refugee-and-immigrant-families-in-early-childhood-programs Tue, 10 Jun 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/improving-parent-engagement-opportunities-for-refugee-and-immigrant-families-in-early-childhood-programs Expanding High-Quality Child Care for Babies: ACF Releases Funding Opportunity http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/expanding-high-quality-child-care-for-babies-acf-releases-funding-opportunity Fri, 06 Jun 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/expanding-high-quality-child-care-for-babies-acf-releases-funding-opportunity Does Head Start Work? Wrong Question http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/does-head-start-work-wrong-question Fri, 30 May 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/does-head-start-work-wrong-question Improving Pre-Kindergarten Access for Children of Immigrants http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/improving-pre-kindergarten-access-for-children-of-immigrants Fri, 16 May 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/improving-pre-kindergarten-access-for-children-of-immigrants Strong Start for America’s Children Act Moves Forward in Senate http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/strong-start-for-americas-children-act-moves-forward-in-senate Wed, 14 May 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/strong-start-for-americas-children-act-moves-forward-in-senate MIECHV: The Importance of Diversity and Flexibility http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/miechv-the-importance-of-diversity-and-flexibility Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/miechv-the-importance-of-diversity-and-flexibility A New Lens: Early Childhood Data from the Office of Civil Rights http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/a-new-lens-early-childhood-data-from-the-office-of-civil-rights Tue, 08 Apr 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/a-new-lens-early-childhood-data-from-the-office-of-civil-rights Congress Extends Funding for Home Visiting http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/congress-extends-funding-for-home-visiting Mon, 31 Mar 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/congress-extends-funding-for-home-visiting Administration for Children and Families: Screening Helps Young Children Say, “Watch Me Thrive!” http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/administration-for-children-and-families-screening-helps-young-children-say-watch-me-thrive Fri, 28 Mar 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/administration-for-children-and-families-screening-helps-young-children-say-watch-me-thrive Scrambling for Stability: The Challenges of Job Schedule Volatility and Child Care http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/scrambling-for-stability-the-challenges-of-job-schedule-volatility-and-child-care Thu, 27 Mar 2014 13:10:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/scrambling-for-stability-the-challenges-of-job-schedule-volatility-and-child-care Why CCDBG Matters to Low-Income Working Parents and Their Children http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/why-ccdbg-matters-to-low-income-working-parents-and-their-children Tue, 25 Mar 2014 16:17:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/why-ccdbg-matters-to-low-income-working-parents-and-their-children