Early Childhood Systems Building Resource Guide

Using the Child Care and Development Fund to Support a System of Quality Improvement for School-age Programs

This strategy brief describes approaches and considerations for using the Child Care and Development Fund to support quality improvement in school- age programs. It is intended to provide information for Child Care and Development Fund administrators looking to improve access to high-quality school-age care that reflects the unique needs of school-age children. The brief is based on a review of the literature and interviews with state child care staff and their school-age partners in seven States.

Source Type: 
Other Federal Resource
Resource Type: 
Issue Brief
Publication Date: 
September, 2009
State/Territory: 
Delaware
Florida
Minnesota
Missouri
Pennsylvania
Organization: 
Afterschool Investments Project