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Matsui Amy K., Adams Gina, Burnett Carol, 10 October, 2017
Other
This PowerPoint presentation accompanies a webinar that discusses the challenges and opportunities involved when parents need both education/training and child care access/support. Viewers will learn about Bridging the Gap, a project that examines…
Guzman Lina, Hickman Shelby, Turner Kimberly, Gennetian Lisa A., October, 2017
Reports & Papers

After decades of lagging behind, Latino children--including those who are low-income--are enrolling in ECE programs at rates approaching those of their low-income white peers, at least among preschool-aged children. However, we still know little…

Making Action Possible for Southern Arizona, 14 September, 2017
Reports & Papers
In keeping with the growing focus on areas with limited availability of specific resources, such as food deserts and medically?underserved areas, there is a burgeoning interest in examining places lacking an adequate child care supply. A "child care…
Making Action Possible for Southern Arizona, 14 September, 2017
Executive Summary
This report identifies and maps child care deserts in the greater Tucson area, and describes the sociodemographic characteristics of these local areas that have limited access to child care. Given the importance of quality in early care and…
Malik Rasheed, Hamm Katie, August, 2017
Reports & Papers
Based on data on licensed or registered child care providers in twenty-two states, this study of child care deserts discusses findings in relation to rural, suburban, and urban locations; race and ethnicity; and maternal labor force participation.…
Lee Jin, Jang Youn Joo, June, 2017
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
While the importance of early childhood education is well documented, scant attention is afforded to the access to institutions for early childhood education. Uneven distribution of institutions for early childhood education in segregated…
Albis Hippolyte d', Gobbi Paula E., Greulich Angela, June, 2017
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
This paper shows that differences in fertility across European countries mainly emerge due to fewer women having two children in low-fertility countries. It further suggests that childcare services are an important determinant for the transition to…
United States. Congress. Joint Economic Committee, May, 2017
Fact Sheets & Briefs
Focused on the accessibility of affordable, high-quality child care for women and families, this brief highlights the benefits of affordable, high-quality child care for women and children; the crisis in child care affordability; President Donald…
Brandeis University. Institute for Child, Youth, and Family Policy, May, 2017
Fact Sheets & Briefs
This fact sheet provides data on the availability of Head Start centers at the neighborhood level, as well as the share of poor preschool aged children by race/ethnicity. The data reveals that less than one-third of preschool aged children living in…
Workman Simon, Troe Jessica, 2017
Fact Sheets & Briefs
This resource is an online directory of individual state fact sheets. Each fact sheet provides state data concerning demographics, child care cost (center-based), affordability, and percentages of child care providers participating in the state's…
Liebman Amy K., Simmons Juliana, Salzwedel Marsha, Tovar-Aguilar Antonio, Lee Barbara C., 2017
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
Access to safe, off-farm childcare is often a challenge for farmworkers with young children and is likely to become an increasingly salient barrier as more agricultural workers migrate together with families and as the number of women entering the…
Children's Defense Fund--Minnesota, 2017
Reports & Papers
This analysis uses 2014-15 kindergarten cohort data (the most recent available at the time of release) from the ECLDS to analyze access to the early childhood programs included in the ECLDS prior to kindergarten entry for children of color and…
Lane Abby, Osborne Cynthia, 2017
Administration for Children and Families/OPRE Projects
This mixed-methods study seeks to deepen our understanding of the implications of nonstandard work schedules (i.e., non-weekday schedules) for work-family balance. The three papers of this dissertation aim to increase our understanding of: (1) the…
Schmit Stephanie, Acevedo-Garcia Dolores, Hardy Erin, Puente Sylvia, 14 December, 2016
Multimedia
This webinar provides overviews of reports regarding disparities in access to Head Start and Child Care Development Block Grant (CCDBG) funded programs among young children based on their location and race/ethnicity. Presenters also share data on…
Schmit Stephanie, Acevedo-Garcia Dolores, Hardy Erin, Puente Sylvia, 14 December, 2016
Other
This PowerPoint presentation accompanies a webinar that provides overviews of reports regarding disparities in access to Head Start and Child Care Development Block Grant (CCDBG) funded programs among young children based on their location and race/…