Search

1 to 10 of 65
Sort by

Blog Entry
Weekly News: September 16, 2021

Sign up for our weekly newsletter: » Pritzker Announces Programs to Provide Child Care, Other Services to Parents Seeking Jobs (5 Chicago) » Child tax credit 2021: October payment date, opt-out deadlines, IRS portal details (CNET) ...


Blog Entry
Weekly News: September 8, 2021

Sign up for our weekly newsletter: » Democrats ready $450 billion plan to expand child care, pre-K as broader economic package hits new political snags (Washington Post) » Young heart transplant recipient gets special surprise from Palos Park first...


Blog Entry
Weekly News: September 1, 2021

Sign up for our weekly newsletter: » Lessons on childcare, army (GWN) » Children's Hospitals Are Pleading For Federal Help As They Run Out Of Beds (WBUR) » Parents jittery, optimistic as CPS resumes full in-person learning...


Blog Entry
Weekly News: August 25, 2021

Sign up for our weekly newsletter: » Moms Describe Preparing For Another Pandemic School Year (NPR) » Parents Press To Vaccinate Young Children Now, Pediatricians Say Wait (WBUR) » High School Students Envision Clean Energy...


Blog Entry
Weekly News: August 18, 2021

Sign up for our weekly newsletter: » Daycare Is Costly In The U.S. — So Is Biden's Plan To Fix It (NPR) » One Domestic Worker Wants More Hours, But Reliable Transportation And Child Care Are Still Barriers (WBUR) » As...


Blog Entry
Weekly News: August 12, 2021

Sign up for our weekly newsletter: » New Illinois law expands access to family leave (ABC 20) » Harris to meet with CEOs on child care proposals -White House (Reuters) » NAEYC Publishes Book on How to Advance Early Education...


Blog Entry
Weekly News: August 4, 2021

Sign up for our weekly newsletter: » Gov. Pritzker Announces $200 Million Investment to Strengthen ECE Workforce (RiverBender.com) » Child Care Shortage Prevents Parents From Returning to Work (ABC 20) » For Children, Better...


Blog Entry
NEW RESEARCH OFFERS RECOMMENDATIONS FOR ADDRESSING LEAD IN DRINKING WATER

NEW RESEARCH OFFERS RECOMMENDATIONS FOR ADDRESSING LEAD IN DRINKING WATER The research was focused on child care providers, since children under the age of six are most at risk to the effects of lead exposure. ILLINOIS – The Lead Free Future report from Elevate and Illinois Action for...


Blog Entry
Weekly News: July 28, 2021

Sign up for our weekly newsletter: » New Data Reveals Lasting, Intergenerational Benefits of Preschool in Children 50 Years Later (FFYF) » Over a Year after Child-care Centers Reopened, Families Are Still Struggling (CNBC.com) ...


Blog Entry
Weekly News: July 21, 2021

Sign up for our weekly newsletter: » Shorter Hours, No Promotions: How the Pandemic Stalled Some Parents’ Careers (New York Times) » Mental Health Support in Preschool May Help Lower Sky-High Expulsion Rates (The 19th) » Can...