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Think Babies™ NC Newsletter: December 2019

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Read the December 2019 edition of the Think Babies™ NC Newsletter.

Parenting Education Infographic

  • Family Support
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This infographic details the need to expand parenting education programs for families with infants and toddlers. Part of the Think Babies™ NC policy agenda.

Parenting Education Fact Sheet

  • Family Support
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This fact sheet details the need to expand parenting education programs for families with infants and toddlers. Part of the Think Babies™ NC policy agenda.

Why the grueling educational path was worth it for one early childhood teacher (EdNC)

  • Early Education
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  • Workforce

Profile of Infants and Toddlers in NC: Hunger, Poverty, Health, and the Federal Nutrition Programs

  • Health
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Strengthening the Infant-Toddler Child Care Workforce: A Messaging Tip Sheet

  • Advocacy
  • Early Education
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The US and the High Price of Child Care: Social Media Toolkit

  • Advocacy
  • Early Education
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  • Workforce

The US and the High Price of Child Care: An Examination of a Broken System

  • Early Education
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  • Workforce

Children’s Healthcare Report Card: NC

  • Health
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Investing in Infant and Toddler Child Care to Strengthen Working Families

  • Early Education
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Film to examine role of resilience in children (Morganton News Herald)

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Janet Singerman: Invest more in the early years of NC children (News & Observer)

  • Early Education
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  • Health
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  • NC Pre-K
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NC Report: Use of the Child Care and Development Block Grant Funding Increase

  • Early Education
  • Legislative
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Think Babies™ Early Head Start Advocacy Toolkit

  • Advocacy
  • Family Support
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Child Care Affordability Is Out of Reach for Many Low-Income Hispanic Households

  • Early Education
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The First 1,000 Days: The Case for Paid Leave in America

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This report presents the case for a comprehensive paid leave policy in the U.S.

How Universal Home Visiting Models Can Support Newborns and Their Families

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  • Think Babies
This report examines the benefits of universal home visiting programs, using Family Connects as a model.

Think Babies™ NC Policy Agenda Infographic

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  • Early Education
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  • Legislative
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States use New Child Care and Development Block Grant Funds to Help Children and Families: Update

  • Early Education
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A 2019 update on how states are utilizing CCDBG funds.

Think Babies Census Poverty Data Support Toolkit

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Social media toolkit about young children and the Census

Preschool Development Grant B-5 Survey of Early Childhood Education Data Users

  • Early Education
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OPINION: We don’t start high-quality early childhood programs soon enough, research shows

  • Early Education
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This op-ed by Gerry Cobb, director of the Pritzker Children's Initiative, outlines the benefits of supporting children during their first three years.

Rob Thompson: North Carolina’s Budget Choices are Holding Kids Back

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Meeting the Promise of Paid Leave: Best Practices in State Paid Leave Implementation

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This report identifies challenges, best practices, and recommendations from state paid leave programs.

Paid Family and Medical Leave Must Be Comprehensive to Help Workers and Their Children

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This report from the Center for American Progress explains the need for comprehensive paid family and medical leave.