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P-3 Child CareWhat States Are Doing (Additional Resources)
What States Are Doing
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State Child Care Assistance Policies 2009: Most States Hold the Line, But Some Lose Ground in Hard Times - This issue brief discusses the results of a study on funding for state child care assistance programs conducted from February 2008 to February 2009. (Karen Shulman and Helen Blank, National Women's Law Center, September 2009)...

Ten Policies States Can Implement Now to Improve Infant/Toddler Child Care with Economic Recovery Funds - Based on CLASP’s research on effective infant/toddler child care policies, this paper presents ten policy ideas for state policymakers to implement now to support and expand quality programs and enhance current services to improve early care and learning for infants and toddlers. (Center for Law and Social Policy, March 2009)...

Making Use of Economic Recovery Funds: Child Care Policy Options for States - This paper offers a set of stimulative policy options for spending economic recovery funds that create new jobs, put additional resources into state economies, and/or help low-income families stay in the paid work force. These policy options will expand access to child care for low-income families and will improve the quality of available child care.(Center for Law and Social Policy/National Women's Law Center, March 2009)...

Illinois' Infant Toddler Set-Aside: What It Is and How It Works - The Illinois Infant Toddler Set-Aside is an example of how a state can set aside infant toddler funds within a preschool funding stream. (Ounce of Prevention Fund, 2007)...

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