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Professional Development Regulations Challenged in DC
According to the Institute of Justice, child care providers, a parent and IJ have come together to bring a federal
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Degrees and Credentials for Early Childhood Educators: Inching Towards A Consensus?
Albert Wat for New America shares his assessment of the professionalization of the Early Childhood Education workforce. Read the full
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Employment Security Dept. Shares Everything you Need to Know about Paid Family and Medical Leave
From the Employment Security Department of Washington State newsletter: April 2018 Dear Employer, As you may know, in 2017 the
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Senator Patty Murray Addresses Childcare at Federal Level
From Senator Patty Murray’s newsletter: In my time in the U.S. Senate, I believe there is one issue that is
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ELAA Shares FY18 Omnibus Funding Allocations for Child Care and Early Learning
From ELAA: Congress has officially passed the FY18 Omnibus appropriations bill and it includes a HUGE increase for child care
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DEL Reports on first Licensed Center Advisory Subcommittee Meeting
The Department of Early Learning recently issued a report of the first Licensed Center Advisory Subcommittee meeting in February. WCCA
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One Year Anniversary of the Death of Caiden Henry Brings Fight for Better Access to Childcare After
KXLY shares the fight for better access to child care by Amber Crosby, Caiden Henry’s previous child care provider. Caiden
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ChildCare Aware Offers Scholarships to Early Learning Professionals
Are you an early childhood education professional looking to further your education? ChildCare Aware of Washington offers scholarships for people
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One Simple way to Make Change
One of the most simple yet effective ways to make change is to make your voice heard!  Do you know
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Do you Know Your Rights as an Employee?
Know your rights and responsibilities as an employee in Washington. Northwest Justice Project published this handy guide so you can
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