May 1st is Worthy Wage Day: a national day of action held annually to raise public awareness of the low wages earned by early childhood educators, the impact the teacher retention crisis has on young children, and the chronic public underfunding for... Continue Reading →
Our Quality & Workforce Committee members developed this informative graphic of the different options for career development in the field of Early Childhood Education! Explanatory video coming soon!
We are co-hosting with the Solano Local Child Care Planning Council a webinar on workforce compensation on Monday, December 4th, from 12 to 1 pm. Our guest speaker will be Caitlin McLean, Workforce Research Specialist at the Center for the... Continue Reading →
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 →
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 →