Infant Care 18-10-2011, 13:28

Infant care generally refers to the nonparental care of children during the time period from just after birth to thirty-six months of age.

Families 10-10-2011, 09:49

Early childhood educators have long embraced the idea that families are the first and foremost educational and socialization influence on children.

Administration of Early Care and Education Programs 10-10-2011, 08:47

In keeping pace with labor market trends, the demand for child care and early education services during the past two decades has surged.

Day Nurseries 10-10-2011, 08:09

References to “day nurseries” or the “day nursery movement” vary depending upon what country is being described.

Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) 7-10-2011, 04:26

The Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) is the primary federal childcare program in the United States.

Child Care 7-10-2011, 04:23

Child care is a broad term that encompasses services that protect the health, safety, and well-being of children who require custodial care by adults other than their own parents for a temporary period of time.

Center for the Child Care Workforce (CCW) 7-10-2011, 03:52

The Center for the Child Care Workforce (CCW) is a nonprofit research, education, and advocacy organization committed to improving early childhood education quality by upgrading the compensation...

Black Caucus (NAEYC) 7-10-2011, 03:31

The Black Caucus of the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) was founded in 1969 during an NAEYC national conference held in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Attachment 6-10-2011, 17:04

Attachments are emotional bonds that unite people across time and space.

Act for Better Child Care (ABC) 6-10-2011, 16:04

The Act for Better Child Care (the ABC bill) was introduced to Congress in November 1987 as the result of efforts by the Alliance for Better Child Care, a coalition that eventually included over 130 national groups.

Accreditation of Early Childhood Programs 6-10-2011, 15:53

Accreditation systems provide an organized process for self-study and improvement, and for program recognition.