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Spotlight on Quality: What Choices Do Families Make and Why?

This brief describes what choices families make for school-age care and why. The brief includes two tables that provide information on what type of care children are in by factors like age, type, family income. The brief also provides research that shows what factors are important for parents in selecting care. This is the second brief in a 3-part series.

Related Topics: 
Family and Community Engagement
Quality Improvement
Office of Child Care (OCC)
PDW Center
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