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Raudenbush Stephen W., Eschmann Robert D., August, 2015
Literature Review
Peer Reviewed
Does experience in school increase or reduce social inequality in skills? Sociologists have long debated this question. Drawing from the counterfactual account of causality, we propose that the impact of going to school on a given skill depends on…
Piha Sam, Julian Joshua, Cruz Rozel, July, 2012
Reports & Papers
An examination of the implementation of California's Proposition 49, which funds school-based after school programs, and the current status and needs of the after school field in California, based on a document review and key informant interviews
Piha Sam, Julian Joshua, Cruz Rozel, July, 2012
Executive Summary
A summary of an examination of the implementation of California's Proposition 49, which funds school-based after school programs, and the current status and needs of the after school field in California, based on a document review and key informant…
Devaney Elizabeth, Yohalem Nicole, July, 2012
Fact Sheets & Briefs
A discussion of the implications for the out-of-school time field of the Common Core Standards, which represent competencies elementary and secondary school students should achieve in each grade in math and English language arts
Hsueh JoAnn, Gennetian Lisa A., December, 2011
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
A study of the relationship between adolescent school performance and participation and maternal employment and changes in families' reliance on sibling care due to welfare reform, based on data from three longitudinal experimental evaluations of: (…
Morris Pamela A., Hendra Richard, March 2009
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
An account of the development of a risk index for single mothers at risk of reaching the time limit of a welfare program, and a study of the effect of welfare transition time limits on child care choice, parental employment and income, quality of…
Smith Charles, Devaney Thomas, Akiva Tom, Sugar Samantha A., Spring 2009
Other
Peer Reviewed
A definition of out of school time (OST) point-of-service quality, a description of the Youth Program Quality Assessment for accountability purposes, and recommendations to OST organizations for the use of quality metrics as a foundation for…
Akiva Tom, Yohalem Nicole, November 2006
Fact Sheets & Briefs
An overview of an exploration of the state and local approaches to the development of quality rating and improvement systems for early childhood education and care programs and services
Morris Pamela A., Gennetian Lisa A., Duncan Greg J., 2005
Other
A policy report analyzing previous research on how preschool children's development is affected by welfare policies, particularly those that increase parental employment and income
Berger Lawrence M., Hill Jennifer, Waldfogel Jane, 2005
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
A longitudinal study used data from the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth (NLSY) to investigate how length of maternity leave affects infant care and development
Gennetian Lisa A., Crosby Danielle A., Huston Aletha C., Lowe Edward D., 2004
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
An investigation of different welfare and employment programs with child care assistance policies and their effects on employment rates and child care decisions of low income families
Bainbridge Jay, Meyers Marcia K., Waldfogel Jane, 2003
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
An examination of the effect of growth in child care subsidies, from 1991 through 1996, on employment rates of single mothers, using data from the 1992 through 1997 March Current Population Surveys
Knox Virginia, London Andrew S., Scott Ellen K., Blank Susan, 2003
Fact Sheets & Briefs
A brief documenting the challenges low-income families face as they use both formal and informal arrangements to meet their child care needs
Lowe Edward D., Weisner Thomas S., Geis Sonya, 2003
Reports & Papers
A study of the influence of financial and material resources, social network supports, interpersonal balance in the family, family goals and values, and the stability of the daily routine in changes or stability in child care choices, using data…
Gennetian Lisa A., Michalopoulos Charles, 2003
Reports & Papers
An investigation into the effects of welfare reform policies and links between employment and child care choices, using data from random assignment pilot welfare programs begun between 1993 and 1996 in a variety of urban and rural areas in the…