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Health
Thursday, September 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Children's Trauma Lasts Long After Disasters, Studies Show »
Children’s Trauma Lasts Long After Disasters, Studies Show September 11, 2017   Sarah D. Sparks...
Monday, June 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Study Finds More Kids In Small Towns And Rural Areas Rely On Medicaid »
Medicaid has become an increasingly important source of health insurance coverage for children in the United States. That...
Wednesday, March 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Family Engagement in Addressing Childhood Trauma »
A short film and facilitated discussion Featuring the documentary Wounded Places: Confronting Childhood PTSD in Amer...
Wednesday, June 29, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Transitional Medical Assistance »
Transitional Medical Assistance

Policy News
Friday, November 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nonstandard Work Schedules Among Low-Income Hispanic Parents »
How Common Are Nonstandard Work Schedules Among Low-Income Hispanic Parents of Young Children? Publication numb...
Wednesday, October 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pay Preschool Teachers More »
U.S. World News and Reports writes about the multiplier effect that happens when early childhood teachers are paid poorly....
Thursday, September 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Poor Performance on Tests Traced back to PK »
America’s poor performance on international tests could be traced all the way back to preschool September 14, 201...
Tuesday, July 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
OEC Seeking Programs to test QRIS »
Opportunity to Be a Part of Pilot for the Quality Recognition and Improvement System (QRIS) The CT Office of Earl...
Wednesday, July 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Economic Benefits of High-Quality Early Care (CT Voices for Children) »
All children should have the opportunity to reach their full potential. At the same time, parents should be able to go to...

Early Care and Education
Thursday, November 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Important Notice About Background Checks »
A new law, passed in the FY18-19 budget bill, increases the fee to process background checks >>> for additi...
Thursday, November 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Malloy's press release on the reopening of the Care 4 Kids program »
Care 4 Kids is beginning to contact families currently registered on the wait list, welcoming them to apply for state’s pr...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Does English-Language-Learner Classification Help or Hinder Students? »
Designating early elementary students who are close to being proficient in English as English-language learners can have "...
Wednesday, November 8, 2017   (1 Comment - view/add)
Care 4 Kids Reopened! »
Press Releases 11/08/2017 Gov. Malloy Announces Families on Care 4 Kids Wait List Can Now Apply for Child Care Su...
Thursday, October 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Connecticut Children’s Office for Community Child Health blog post: Ensuring All Children Thrive »
Connecticut Children’s Office for Community Child Health, Hartford Foundation for Public Giving’s Early Childhood Investme...

Family
Thursday, October 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
7 Research-Based Ways Families Promote Early Literacy »
Infographic on the 7 Ways Families Promote Early Literacy by the Global Family Research Project. https://globalfrp.org...
Wednesday, October 11, 2017   (1 Comment - view/add)
Congress Just Let a Critical Home Visiting Program Expire »
https://www.americanprogress.org/issues/early-childhood/news/2017/10/04/440294/congress-just-let-critical-home-visiting-pr...
Friday, October 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CT Office of Early Childhood share Town-by-Town data on CT Children involved with Birth to Three »
Once again the CT Office of Early Childhood, Family Support Services Division is pleased to share the compilation of town-...
Tuesday, October 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Las Vegas tragedy: How to talk to children about it »
The Las Vegas tragedy: The National Child Traumatic Stress Network offers guidelines on Talking to Children about the Sho...
Friday, August 4, 2017   (2 Comments - view/add)
Are We Losing Play Without a 'Purpose'? »
Parents generally want their children to get outside and play, but they may prefer more structured activities than advent...

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