Attending CAPPA Conference

Read More »

Child Care Advocates Question Finger Scans for Poor Parents Receiving Subsidies

Susan Williams scans her finger when she picks her daughter up from child care in Jackson, Miss. “I don’t mind it, but I really don’t see the point in it, I don’t understand why it’s necessary,” she said. “You have to stand in line and wait for it. At first I didn’t like it, now I’ve gotten used.” Photo courtesy of Mississippi Low-income Child Care Initiative.Janice Slaughter often takes her 19-month-old granddaughter to the Tiny Tots child care center in Jackson, Miss., or picks her up in the afternoon so that her daughter, the baby’s mother, can attend school. Slaughter brought her own children to … Read More »

UK Think Tank Advocates for Danish Child Care Model

Danish Child CareIn response to increasing costs and lack of availability, UK public policy think tank IPPR argues that the UK should be looking at Denmark as a role model for its child care system. In Denmark parents are entitled to a child care … Read More »