NSECE Summary Briefs

The National Survey of Early Care and Education reached 12,000 families and large numbers of home-based and center-based programs (6,000 home-based providers, 5,600 classroom staff, and 8,200 program directors). The six briefs provide practical, useable information to inform state and local planning and implementation and address the following:

  • How Are Center-Based Early Childhood Education Programs Funded? (Brief 1)
  • Characteristics of Home-Based Child Care Providers (Brief 2)
  • How Do Parents Make Decisions about ECE Arrangements? (Brief 3)
  • Characteristics of the Early Care and Education Workforce (Brief 4)
  • Early Care and Education Centers That Participate in Head Start and Public Prekindergarten (Brief 5)
  • Center-Based Early Care and Education Programs: Program Size and Ages Served (Brief 6)
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June 1, 2017
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