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Colvard Jamie, Schmit Stephanie, September, 2012
Reports & Papers
In 2008, ZERO TO THREE and CLASP released Building on the Promise: State Initiatives to Expand Access to Early Head Start for Young Children and their Families, which outlined the diverse ways states expanded upon or enhanced EHS services for…
Johnson-Staub Christine, August, 2012
Reports & Papers
An examination of sources of federal funding for comprehensive services in early childhood settings, with examples of promising collaborations as part of state and local funding models, based on interviews with national experts, as well as with…
Matthews Hannah, Schumacher Rachel, July, 2008
Reports & Papers
This paper explores the potential of contracts to address issues of supply and quality in the provision of infant and toddler child care. CLASP interviewed policymakers in five states to understand why and how they use contracts in their state child…
Ewen Danielle, Matthews Hannah, October, 2007
Other
An examination of school districts' use of Title I funding for early education and kindergarten and the impact of the No Child Left Behind Act on this funding
Pittard Melanie, Zaslow Martha, Lavelle Bridget, Porter Toni, 2006
Reports & Papers
Results of a survey of child care administrators in 35 states, analyzing the quality initiatives they financed with Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) block grants in federal fiscal year 2004
Pittard Melanie, Zaslow Martha, Lavelle Bridget, Porter Toni, 2006
Executive Summary
Summary of results of a survey of child care administrators in 35 states, analyzing the quality initiatives they financed with Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) block grants in federal fiscal year 2004
Zielewski Erica H., Malm Karin, Geen Rob, 2006
Reports & Papers
A study of how child welfare agencies distinguish between cases of self care and child neglect based on interviews and focus groups with child protective services staff and a review of administrative forms
Schumacher Rachel, Irish Kate, Greenberg Mark H., 2003
Reports & Papers
A study of the use of contracting by child care state administrators in 24 statesto shore up child care choices for low-income families in 2002
Lesser Dan, Carlson Barbara Coccodrilli, Branch Sujatha J., Leiwant Sherry, 2002
Other
A discussion of coordination and support issues, as well as policymaker recommendations, for home child care facilities in Illinois that are exempt from state licensing procedures and disconnected from community programs
Lesser Dan, Carlson Barbara Coccodrilli, Branch Sujatha J., Leiwant Sherry, 2002
Executive Summary
A summary of a discussion about coordination and support issues, as well as policymaker recommendations, for home child care facilities in Illinois that are exempt from state licensing procedures and disconnected from community programs
Fender Lynne, O'Brien Carolyn, Thompson Terri, Snyder Kathleen, Bess Roseana, 2002
Fact Sheets & Briefs
A study of the welfare reform philosophical shift from cash assistance to workforce development in two cities in New York state
Schumacher Rachel, Greenberg Mark H., Lombardi Joan, April, 2001
Other
This document addresses the expanded funding for subsidized child care, the Head Start program, and in some states, prekindergarten initiatives. It describes the challenges facing Georgia, Massachusetts, and Ohio in addressing the need to provide…
Schumacher Rachel, Greenberg Mark H., Duffy Janellen, 2001
Fact Sheets & Briefs
An inquiry into the programs and services supported by states' reallocation of funds from the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) block grant
Carroll Jude, 2001
Fact Sheets & Briefs
An exploration of strategies to increase use of child care subsidies by low-income families
Newman Sanford, Brazelton T. Berry, Zigler Edward F., Sherman Lawrence W., Bratton William, Sanders Jerry, Christeson William, January, 2000
Other
A review and analysis of research findings on the relationship between child care and reduced crime rates, with an emphasis on program quality and the need for public investment