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 Medicaid Expansion Helps Kids by Helping Moms Get Care for Maternal Depression http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/medicaid-expansion-helps-moms-maternal-depression Thu, 21 Jul 2016 09:31:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/medicaid-expansion-helps-moms-maternal-depression The Family First Prevention Services Act—An Opportunity to Make a Positive Difference for Vulnerable Children and Families http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/the-family-first-prevention-services-act Thu, 16 Jun 2016 16:16:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/the-family-first-prevention-services-act Federal Report: Child Care Workers in 32 States Earn Wages below Poverty Level—and Significantly Less than Head Start, Preschool, and Kindergarten Teachers http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/federal-report-child-care-workers-in-32-states-earn-wages-below-poverty-leveland-significantly-less-than-head-start-preschool-and-kindergarten-teachers Tue, 14 Jun 2016 16:08:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/federal-report-child-care-workers-in-32-states-earn-wages-below-poverty-leveland-significantly-less-than-head-start-preschool-and-kindergarten-teachers CLASP Releases New Report Highlighting Opportunities to Better Serve Low-Income Mothers with Depression http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/better-serve-low-income-mothers-with-depression Wed, 08 Jun 2016 11:14:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/better-serve-low-income-mothers-with-depression Policy Statement Advances HHS and ED’s Shared Vision to Improve Access to High-Quality Early Education Opportunities for Dual Language Learners http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/policy-statement-for-dual-language-learners Thu, 02 Jun 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/policy-statement-for-dual-language-learners New CMS Guidance Highlights Policy Options for Screening and Treating Maternal Depression http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/new-cms-options-screening-and-treating-maternal-depression Thu, 12 May 2016 15:09:14 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/new-cms-options-screening-and-treating-maternal-depression Supreme Court Hears Arguments in U.S. v. Texas Immigration Case: Why Poverty and Early Childhood Advocates Should Care http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/sc-hears-arguments-in-us-v-texas Thu, 21 Apr 2016 13:33:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/sc-hears-arguments-in-us-v-texas An Opportunity for State Action: Influential Panel Calls for Depression Screenings During and After Pregnancy http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/panel-calls-for-depression-screenings Thu, 07 Apr 2016 12:20:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/panel-calls-for-depression-screenings Child Care Assistance Spending and Participation in 2014 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/child-care-assistance-spending-and-participation-in-2014 Tue, 29 Mar 2016 13:07:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/child-care-assistance-spending-and-participation-in-2014 Supreme Court Should Allow Executive Action on Immigration to Go Forward in the Interest of Millions of Children http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/amicus-brief-us-vs-texas Wed, 09 Mar 2016 16:10:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/amicus-brief-us-vs-texas Implications of CCDBG Reauthorization for TANF http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/implications-of-ccdbg-reauthorization-for-tanf Mon, 29 Feb 2016 17:35:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/implications-of-ccdbg-reauthorization-for-tanf 2014 Data Demonstrates Crucial Role of Head Start for Children and Families http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/2014-head-start-data Wed, 24 Feb 2016 15:08:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/2014-head-start-data New CLASP Analysis Highlights Disparate Access to CCDBG and Head Start by Race, Ethnicity http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/disparate-access Tue, 16 Feb 2016 15:15:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/disparate-access Child C.A.R.E. Act Would Guarantee Low-Income Parents’ Access to High-Quality Infant-Toddler Child Care http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/child-c-a-r-e-act Wed, 10 Feb 2016 15:27:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/child-c-a-r-e-act President’s Budget Proposes Deep Investment in Child Care and Early Education http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/presidents-budget-proposes-deep-investment-in-child-care-and-early-education Tue, 09 Feb 2016 15:59:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/presidents-budget-proposes-deep-investment-in-child-care-and-early-education ACF Proposes New Child Care Regulations to Implement CCDBG Reauthorization http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/acf-proposes-new-child-care-regulations-to-implement-ccdbg-reauthorization Fri, 18 Dec 2015 11:35:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/acf-proposes-new-child-care-regulations-to-implement-ccdbg-reauthorization The Potential of ESSA to Support Low-income Young Children and Disconnected Youth http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/the-potential-of-essa-to-support-low-income-young-children-and-disconnected-youth Fri, 18 Dec 2015 11:25:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/the-potential-of-essa-to-support-low-income-young-children-and-disconnected-youth Congress Proposes Increased Funding for Essential Child Care and Early Education Programs http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/congress-proposes-increased-funding-for-essential-child-care-and-early-education-programs Wed, 16 Dec 2015 13:46:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/congress-proposes-increased-funding-for-essential-child-care-and-early-education-programs ESEA Reauthorization Creates Revised Preschool Development Grant Program http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/esea-reauthorization-creates-revised-preschool-development-grant-program Wed, 09 Dec 2015 14:55:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/esea-reauthorization-creates-revised-preschool-development-grant-program Using Two-Generational Strategies to Support Immigrant Families http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/using-two-generational-strategies-to-support-immigrant-families Wed, 02 Dec 2015 13:41:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/using-two-generational-strategies-to-support-immigrant-families TANF Spending on Child Care Up Slightly in 2014 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/tanf-spending-on-child-care-up-slightly-in-2014 Tue, 24 Nov 2015 11:06:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/tanf-spending-on-child-care-up-slightly-in-2014 Child Care Reauthorization One Year Later, Further Investments Needed http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/child-care-reauthorization-one-year-later-further-investments-needed Thu, 19 Nov 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/child-care-reauthorization-one-year-later-further-investments-needed The 2015 Bipartisan Budget Act and Low-Income People: A Welcome Down Payment on Needed Investments http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/the-budget-deal-and-low-income-people-a-welcome-down-payment-on-needed-investments Mon, 02 Nov 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/the-budget-deal-and-low-income-people-a-welcome-down-payment-on-needed-investments Release of 2013 CCDBG Participation Fact Sheets http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/release-of-2013-ccdbg-participation-fact-sheets Mon, 14 Sep 2015 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/release-of-2013-ccdbg-participation-fact-sheets Making a Difference for Poor Babies Using TANF: A Framework for States http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/making-a-difference-for-poor-babies-using-tanf-a-framework-for-states Tue, 06 Oct 2015 15:27:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/child-care-and-early-education/in-focus/making-a-difference-for-poor-babies-using-tanf-a-framework-for-states