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CCSA
Logan Jackson

It’s time we care about our children and their caregivers

The tragedy last week in Uvalde, Texas, where 19 children and two teachers were killed, marks the 27th school shooting to date this year. [1]  At least 17 mass shootings have occurred since the tragedy in Uvalde, according to the Gun Violence Archive, an organization that tracks mass shootings nationwide.[2]

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CCSA
Logan Jackson

Addressing the Early Childhood Workforce Crisis Through Stabilization Grants: Little Believer’s Academy

In April, Child Care Services Association released an issue brief, Addressing the Early Childhood Workforce Crisis Through Stabilization Grants, which summarized the important role that NC Early Childhood Stabilization Grants have played in supporting child care programs statewide. Five case studies demonstrated the ways in which these funds have been invested

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CCSA
Logan Jackson

CCSA President Marsha Basloe to Retire in Fall 2022

CCSA President Marsha Basloeto Retire in Fall 2022 Search for the new president to begin in late May. Chapel Hill, N.C., May 26, 2022: After more than 20 years in the early learning field, Child Care Services Association (CCSA) President Marsha Basloe announced she will retire later this year. Basloe

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CCSA
Logan Jackson

Addressing the Early Childhood Workforce Crisis Through Stabilization Grants: Community School for People Under Six

In April, Child Care Services Association released an issue brief, Addressing the Early Childhood Workforce Crisis Through Stabilization Grants, which summarized the important role that NC Early Childhood Stabilization Grants have played in supporting child care programs statewide. Five case studies demonstrated the ways in which these funds have been invested

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CCSA
Logan Jackson

Child Care Stabilization Grants: Short-Term Support but the Industry Needs a Long-Term Solution

Last month, Child Care Services Association released an issue brief, Addressing the Early Childhood Workforce Crisis through Stabilization Grants, which summarized the important role that NC Early Childhood Stabilization Grants have played in supporting child care programs statewide. Five case studies demonstrated the ways in which these funds have been

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CCSA
Logan Jackson

Joining the Interagency Council for Coordinating Homelessness Programs

Nationally there are approximately 1.4 million children under the age of 6 experiencing homelessness (as defined by the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act). I have worked on early childhood homelessness and the early childhood workforce for a number of years, at the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) in the Office

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