CLASP Staff speak at 2023 BUILD Initiative Conference

On November 29, 2023, Tiffany Ferrette, Alycia Hardy, and Alyssa Fortner presented at the 2023 BUILD Initiative Conference in Los Angeles, California. Their session, “Centering Black Families: Equitable Discipline through Improved Data Policies in Child Care,” shared a title with their February 2023 report. Participants heard about the history of Black families navigating child care and early education systems and policy; the racism that underlies these systems and policy; how data plays a role in structuring experiences; state examples of policies mitigating harsh discipline; and recommendations at the state and federal levels.