NCCA Webinar: Trauma Informed Care in the Early Childhood Setting: Why is this something to consider?

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The next National Child Care Association Webinar is taking place on Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at 1:00PM EST. Register today to hear Dr. Melissa Williamson of Frog Street inform us of Trauma Informed Care in Early Childhood. This session will …

HiMama’s 6th Annual Child Care Benchmark Report

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The National Early Childhood Program Accreditation is helping to survey child care providers to report on the state of our industry and need your help! Let your voice be heard in HiMama’s 6th Annual Child Care Benchmark Report. In this …

What is a Mixed Delivery System for UPK?

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Thank you to all who attended The National Child Care Association’s Webinar Wednesday featuring, “WHAT IS A MIXED DELIVERY SYSTEM FOR UPK?” If you missed it, view by clicking HERE!

NCCA’s Next Webinar Wednesday, “What is a Mixed Delivery System for UPK?”

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It’s The National Child Care Association’s Next Webinar Wednesday! REGISTER NOW FOR OUR UPCOMING WEBINAR: THIS WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 3RD, 2021, 1-2 PM EST! “What is a Mixed Delivery System for UPK?” NCCA welcomes Jacob Stewart of ECEC to explore why …

Recent Survey Results from NAEYC

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In July, NAEYC surveyed child care providers and educators nationwide about the challenges of providing and working in child care. Over 6000 providers and educators responded. In summary, this is what the survey results were regarding the topic of STAFF …

Are you still waiting to receive your share of the ARP stimulus funds provided to child care?

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If you are still waiting, you are far from alone. Unfortunately over half of the states have yet to provide any or most of these funds to their childcare providers. As you may recall the American Rescue Plan that was …

HOW TO USE TECHNOLOGY AS A HELPING HAND WHEN YOU NEED IT THE MOST WEBINAR

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THIS WEDNESDAY, October 6, 2021, The National Child Care Association’s, “Webinar Wednesday,” resumes with, “How to Use Technology as a Helping Hand When You Need it the Most” presented by Dr. Nermeen Dashoush and Alexandra Post Miller of MarcoPolo. Learn: …

Lawmakers need to hear from YOU.

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Families are struggling to afford high-quality child care as the cost of care increases year after year. The Build Back Better plan would ensure working families can afford quality childcare and preschool. Tell your representatives that now is the time …

Advance Child Tax Credit

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The Advance Child Tax Credit payments are an expansion of the Child Tax Credit and allow parents to get up to half of their credit in advance paid on the 15th of each month. These payments will be made between …

Show Your Support for Affordable Education

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With a spending bill under review by legislatures now we need your help to get it approved! The National Early Childhood Program Accreditation (NECPA) has been dedicated to encouraging quality and recognize excellence in early childhood programs throughout the United …