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One of a series highlighting essential program practices for infant/toddler care, this resource communicates the importance of continuity of care for infants and toddlers.

NCASE has published a new research brief that examines how working parents perceive school-age care options, what they value most, and how they choose care that fits the needs of their work schedules. The purpose of this brief is to illustrate how CCDF bridges the needs of low-income working...

This publication compiles a number of resources developed by NCASE that are focused on supporting school-age children’s social and emotional learning (SEL) in out-of-school time. It is part of a series compiling NCASE resources on a particular theme for the benefit of state, territory, and...

El cuidado infantil brinda la oportunidad de tener un impacto positivo en las vidas de los niños y sus familias...

This webinar explores how to intentionally connect the latest research to promising practices within early childhood systems, programs, and policies and infant/toddler quality initiatives to narrow the gap between knowledge and practice.

Watch this brief overview of the Parent, Family, and Community Engagement Framework for Early Childhood Systems and related resources for Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) Lead agencies, their disseminating networks, state administrators,...

Watch this brief overview of the relationship-based competencies, or the RBCs, to learn more about the knowledge, skills, and individual practices that early childhood professionals-in every role-need to engage and...

Child care provides an opportunity to have an impact on the lives of children and their families. Starting and operating a child care business is both a personal and a business decision.

NCASE has developed a number of resources focused on promoting school-age children’s learning and development in the summer months. This publication is part of a series compiling NCASE resources on a particular theme.

Effective outreach promotes families’ awareness of, access to, and use of early childhood care and education and comprehensive services.