Audio Conference: Updates on Child Care & Early Education Funding and Reauthorizations
December 15, 2011
Hannah Matthews, director of the Child Care and Early Education team at CLASP, will present during the conference call Updates: Funding and Reauthorization Prospects on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2011 at 2 p.m. ET. The call's aim is to prepare advocates to feel comforatbale talking about the current FY12 appropriations negotiations, the upcoming release of the President's FY13 budget, the issue of a possible "sequestration" or automatic cuts in early childhood programs, as well as CCDBG and ESEA reauthorization. Additional speakers include Helen Blank, Director of Leadership & Public Policy, National Women's Law Center, Harriet Dichter, National Director for First Five Years Fund, and Adele Robinson, Deputy Executive Director for Policy & Public Affairs, NAEYC.