In a few weeks, the White House will be convening the first Summit on Early Learning. We need your help to make sure this Summit actually leads to action for our littlest learners. We need action fast. I'm looking at my little 2-month-old and I know we have less than 2,000 days before he starts kindergarten. [...]
Early Care & Education
Working for quality, affordable childcare, preschool and early education support for all families who need it.
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Lecia Imbery wrote this (she's the Coalition on Human Needs' Senior Policy Writer). Pretty interesting, and as a mom and grandma, I think it makes a whole lot of sense. To ensure that kids thrive and succeed from birth onward, we must simultaneously address the obstacles facing their parents. The ability of our children to [...]
This post, authored by Traci Donnelly, originally appeared on TalkPoverty.org. A minimum wage increase will not help families exit poverty by itself – we need other work supports that ease the economic strain on families. TalkPoverty.org is dedicated to demonstrating that we know how to dramatically reduce poverty; we just need to build the political [...]
Please check out this troubling piece about child care by the Coalition on Human Needs' Lecia Imbery. For more like this, please subscribe to Voices for Human Needs, at http://www.chn.org/blog/ FACT OF THE WEEK: NUMBER OF CHILDREN BENEFITING FROM FEDERAL LOW-INCOME CHILD CARE PROGRAM AT A 15 YEAR LOWBy Lecia Imbery OCTOBER 30, 2014 The number [...]