November 2020 News and Newsletter

Read our November 2020 e-newsletter about compensation reform here.

Also, a nice op-ed about the importance of closing achievement gaps by closing the opportunity gaps in access to high quality early care and education.

August News and Events

Nancy Jost, Co-Team Leader of Transforming Minnesota’s Early Childhood Workforce, is encouraging Congress to invest $50 million to save child care in the United States. Check out her letter to the editor in her local newspaper.

May- News + Events


The Vox: Senators Elizabeth Warren and Tina Smith Have a Plan to Fix the Pandemic Child Care Crisis

Newsweek: Governors can reopen all they like. Without Childcare, Parents Can’t Work |Opinion

MinnPost: ‘We’re Going to Have to Start from Scratch’: How COVID-19 Could Wipe Out the Child Care Industry in Minnesota

The Nation: The Heartbreaking Choices Faced by Child Care Providers on the Front Lines

Opportunities Exchange: Reinvent vs. Rebuild: Let’s Fix the Child Care System


View Early Childhood Finance and Policy Division Meeting Notes HERE

Learn more about Child Care Aware Professional Development Opportunities HERE

NAEYC Trainings and Webinars can be found HERE