Author: Lana Lee

Social Media Toolkit: Child Care Enrollment Bill

Small child care business —both center-based and family child care — need stable funding to stay in business if we need them to care for and educate children from low-income families. Paying providers based on a program’s enrollment and not attendance can help keep centers from closing doors, lead to stronger quality programs, increased program access […]

JUNE 21, 2021, is Child Tax Credit Awareness Day

Beginning July 15, nearly all families who have filed their tax returns will begin receiving child tax credit (CTC) payments. They will receive one per month. For each of their qualifying children age 5 or younger, most parents will receive $300 per month in July, August, September, October, November and December for a total of […]

NJ Preschool Expansion: A Roadmap for School Districts

The proposed FY 2022 state budget includes an additional $50 million in preschool expansion funding, including $26 million to assist approximately 30 new districts to launch programs. The opportunity to take advantage means begin planning NOW! Download the NJ Preschool Expansion Roadmap for School Districts. 2021_06_21prekexpansiondistrictroadmap2021