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Opinion: Child Cares — and Parents of Young Children — Need a Bailout

Opinion: Child Cares — and Parents of Young Children — Need a Bailout

In 1940, as the United States prepared to face a different global threat, a problem arose: What to do about the young children? As the “great arsenal of democracy” began to...

Nurseries will close without more support during coronavirus

Nurseries will close without more support during coronavirus

Early Years Alliance says government’s protective measures do not go far enough Thousands of nurseries are set to close unless the government provides more financial support to...

Childcare and coronavirus: are nurseries closing amid the virus pandemic?

Childcare and coronavirus: are nurseries closing amid the virus pandemic?

It’s been announced that schools in the UK are to shut their doors from Friday 20 March until further notice, as a result of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Following this...

There's No Social Distancing With Small Children: Parents and Childcare Providers Grapple With Options

There's No Social Distancing With Small Children: Parents and Childcare Providers Grapple With Options

Nerida Brownlee and her husband have three children under 3 years old. When they were told to work from home, the Philadelphia couple had what they thought was a long and...

Child Care Crisis Costs Illinois' Economy Billions

Child Care Crisis Costs Illinois' Economy Billions

Any economic emergency that costs Illinois more than $2 billion a year demands attention from policymakers and the public – and the lack of accessible, affordable child care is...

Backup child care plan

Backup child care plan

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‘Removing nursery teachers will hit pupil outcomes’

‘Removing nursery teachers will hit pupil outcomes’

Early years experts have written an open letter to a Scottish council urging it to abandon plans to save almost £1 million by removing teachers from its nurseries to plug gaps...

Eight ways to find time to exercise as a new mom | BabyCenter

Eight ways to find time to exercise as a new mom | BabyCenter

For many new moms, exercise takes a back seat to more pressing concerns, like sleep and taking care of your growing family. But if you also make time for even short bursts of...

How To Talk To Your Child About Coronavirus

How To Talk To Your Child About Coronavirus

Has your child been asking about coronavirus? We spoke to child psychologist Angharad Rudkin for her top tips on how to talk about coronavirus with your child. Coronavirus...

Coalition Says Spending Money On Kids Early Can Pay Off Big In Future

Coalition Says Spending Money On Kids Early Can Pay Off Big In Future

A group of advocates working on education, health care, trauma prevention and early intervention for young children has launched a new campaign to encourage investing in...

The Momentum of Child Care for All

The Momentum of Child Care for All

The Momentum of Child Care for All The Momentum of Child Care for All March 02, 2020 Julie Kashen Director, Women's Economic Justice and Senior Fellow Child Care for All...

11 things your child’s nursery key worker wishes you wouldn’t do

11 things your child’s nursery key worker wishes you wouldn’t do

Leaving your child at nursery can be hard. But from lingering at drops-off to sneaking her in when she's sick, here are 11 things your child's key worker wishes you wouldn't do...