Marin County Child Care Commission

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Child Care in the Omnibus Spending Legislation for FY 2018

"The omnibus spending legislation for FY 2018, passed by Congress and signed by the president, includes the largest increase  in funding for the Child Care and Development Block Grant in history as well as increases for other important child care and education... Continue Reading →

2017 Water Cooler Conference – Highlights

The 2017 Birth to Five Water Cooler Conference was hosted by the Advancement Project in Sacramento on October 2nd and 3rd, 2017 . The theme of this year’s conference was Building on progress in early care and education in California and, for the first time, included... Continue Reading →

Updates – 12 Month Eligibility

EESD has released Management Bulletin 17-14: 12-Month Eligibility. This provides guidance and instruction for implementation of the new requirements in California Education Code (EC) Section 8263(h), referred to as  “12-Month Eligibility.” CCDAA and California Alternative Payment Program Association (CAPPA) partnered with... Continue Reading →

Upcoming Quality and Workforce Meeting – Marin County Child Care Commission

You're invited to the Summer 2017 meeting of our Quality and Workforce Committee! Join us to discuss different topics related to our work, including the following highlights: 2016-2017 In Review: Progress and new needs identified in our field Committee accomplishments... Continue Reading →

Workforce of Today, Workforce of Tomorrow: The Business Case for High-Quality Child Care

  The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Center for Education and Workforce has released a report to explore the under-recognized role of high-quality childcare in the education and workforce pipeline. Click here for more information and to access the report.... Continue Reading →

Child Care Luncheon Roundtable on Tues. March 21st

Our Child Care Roundtables are opportunities for Commissioners and community members to discuss topics related to Early Care and Education in Marin County. This month we will be discussing data collection associated with our 2017 Local Child Care and Development... Continue Reading →

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