Sustaining Child Care Policy Gains After the Pandemic Emergency: What States Learned

This brief draw on interviews with administrators on what ten states have learned about sustaining policy gains after the pandemic (CT, IL, KS, KY, NC, ND, NM, OK, OR, SC). Listed are allowable strategies used to: (1) increase the number of families eligible for child care assistance; (2) reduce the burden of family copayments; (3) stabilize child care based on actual cost of care; and (4) support higher compensation for the workforce. This resource supports equity.

BUILD, QRIS National Learning Network
BUILD Initiative
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26 pages
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