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October 2020

 

The importance of child care in Louisiana and the upcoming election

News Break

October 23, 2020

 

The importance of child care in Louisiana and the upcoming election

KLFY Lafayette

October 22, 2020

$11 million in federal funding going to Louisiana childcare providers

The Hayride

October 19, 2020

Louisiana to Award $11 Million Federal Funding To Support Child Care Providers During Public Health Crisis

Louisiana Department of Education

October 15, 2020

 

La to award $11M in federal funding to child care providers

October 15, 2020

KATC

 

COVID-19 Survival Guide

October 3, 2020

Shreveport Times

September 2020

 

Policy Institute Conducting Survey to Gauge Impact of COVID-19 on LA Families’ Child Care Arrangements

News Break

September 29, 2020

 

NCIT Spotlight: Louisiana

National Collaborative for Infants & Toddlers (NCIT)

September 24, 2020

 

Children's Coalition Helping with Local Childcare

September 22, 2020

Richland Today

 

Letters: A sheriff sees quality child care as key to our state's future

September 3, 2020

The Advocate

August 2020

 

Louisiana Public Square: Reopening Education

Red River Radio

August 9, 2020

 

Child Care Providers Need Financial Help

August 7, 2020

The American Press

 

Orleans tax assessment roll open until Aug. 17, and other metro area news

August 4, 2020

The Advocate

 

With remote back-to-school, child care challenges for providers, families emerge

USA Today

August 2, 2020

July 2020

 

For Louisiana child care operators, staying open amid coronavirus is financially 'hard'

The Advocate

July 31, 2020

 

Louisiana to Award Nearly $11 Million In Federal Funding to Child Care Providers Impacted By Public Health Crisis

KADN

July 16, 2020

Letters: Now more than ever, support for early childhood education is vital

The Advocate

July 13, 2020

 

June 2020

 

Fantasy sports betting bill heads to Gov. Edward’s desk

WDSU News

June 24, 2020

 

State Senate passes bill aimed at dedicating tax revenue from fantasy sports to early childhood education

KALB

June 23, 2020

Louisiana lawmakers advance fantasy sports legalization, fall short on unclaimed property restriction amendment

The Center Square

June 17, 2020

 

Child hunger on the rise

Louisiana Budget Project: The Daily Dime

June 11, 2020

 

Some Louisiana education experts say there must be more access to early childhood development centers for parents to return to work

WFAB

June 11, 2020

Child care providers and families face increased costs as state reopens, experts say
The Daily Advertiser
June 11, 2020

 

Urban League of Louisiana Hosts Education Tele-Town Hall – Caring for the Caretakers
MyNewOrleans.com
June 8, 2020

 

Letters: Louisiana economy will stay sunk without quality childcare
June 4, 2020
The Advocate

‘I Wouldn’t Give Us 30 Days’: New Orleans Child Care Centers Struggle With New Costs, Low Enrollment
June 4, 2020
WWNO

The Economic Engine of Child Care
Shreveport Times 
June 2, 2020

May 2020

Child care centers are facing tough times

American Press

May 29, 2020

New problem for day care: Getting teachers to take pay cut from unemployment

Washington County News

May 27, 2020

 

New problem for child care providers? Getting teachers to work for pay less than unemployment

May 26, 2020

The Advocate

 

Louisiana Policy Institute for Children Push for Early Care and Education

May 26, 2020

KADN

 

National Collaborative for Infants and Toddlers Capacity Building Hub

May 22, 2020

Systems Building, Infrastructure, Coordination

Opinion: Child Care Centers Face Many Challenges

New Orleans City Business

May 20, 2020

 

Priority Recommendations for the Immediate Term: May 2020 – June 2020

May 18, 2020

RESET Louisiana

 

Reopening requires childcare funding

American Press

May 17, 2020

 

Daily Dime: Child care centers are key to recovery 

Louisiana Budget Project

May 15, 2020

 

Dept of Ed provides funding and resources to early childhood communities and providers

KATC 

May 14, 2020 

 

The cost of child care could jump just as Louisiana gets back to work

WWLTV

May 13, 2020

 

Just 31% of Louisiana's childcare centers are open; advocates want $71M in aid for reopening

The Advocate

May 13, 2020

 

Virtual Press Conference to announce funding levels…

New Orleans Chamber

May 11, 2020

 

Empty playgrounds, wallets for Louisiana childcare centers

WWLTV

May 4, 2020

 

Survey: Businesses experience major disruptions caused by COVID-19

KTBS

May 1, 2020

April 2020

Louisiana officials extend access to child care support for front line workers

The Franklin Sun

April 29, 2020

Louisiana Extends Child Care Assistance for Critical Personnel

Louisiana Department of Education

April 28, 2020

 

Letters: Affordable child care is vital to economic recovery

The Advocate

April 23, 2020

 

Childcare centers facing closures as economy looks to re-open

WWL

April 20, 2020

 

WAFB 9

April 17, 2020

CARES Act to send Louisiana public schools, child care providers millions of dollars in aid; see totals

The Advocate

April 16, 2020

 

Louisiana to award $10 million in federal grants to child care providers amid pandemic

Houma Today

April 16, 2020

 

Grants available for child care providers

KATC

April 16, 2020

 

Louisiana to award $10 million in federal funding to child care providers

KNOE

April 16, 2020

 

Louisiana to Award Nearly $10 Million in Federal Funding to Child Care Providers Impacted by Public Health Crisis

April 16, 2020

Louisiana Department of Education Newsroom

 

Child care assistance - Libbie Sonnier-Netto

Fox 8 Local First

April 16, 2020

 

Guest column: More than ever, quality child care critical to our lives

The Advocate

April 15, 2020

 

Childcare Providers Closing Their Doors

KADN-TV

April 14, 2020

 

New partnership formed with nanny agency to help coronavirus-caused childcare crisis

Nola.com

April 12, 2020

 

Roughly a third of shuttered childcare providers see no path to reopen

April 13, 2020

WWL Radio

New report: 35% of Louisiana child care centers surveyed will not reopen post-COVID-19 restrictions

April 10, 2020

BR Proud

Survey: One-third of state’s child care centers could close permanently

April 10, 2020

New Orleans City Business

New report: 35% of Louisiana child care centers surveyed will not reopen post-COVID-19 restrictions

April 10, 2020

WDSU

One third of Louisiana child care centers could close after coronavirus leads to $1.7M loss
April 9, 2020
The Advocate

Less than 1 of 3 early learning centers remain open amid coronavirus

April 7, 2020

The Advocate

‘A dire projection': Layoffs at daycares grow as coronavirus threatens permanent closures

April 6, 2020

Nola.com

March 2020

 

La Policy Institute for Children: Only 11% of closed early care facilities guarantee they can reopen

March 26, 2020

WBRZ

A Sorry State: Child Care in Louisiana

March 18, 2020

Fox 15

Survey shows challenge of child care for low-income families

March 17, 2020

The Advocate

Most Louisiana families on child care aid waitlist forego basic needs to cover care, report says

March 17, 2020

Gambit

Louisiana Early Ed Week 2020
March 2, 2020
Louisiana Hometown

February 2020

 

Get Youngest into Preschool

American Press

February 20, 2020

Letter: Local leaders should come together to fund early childhood care, education

Shreveport Times

February 18, 2020

Letters: Affordable day care is a vital business, and family, issue

The Advocate

February 14, 2020

Local Legislators and Business Leaders Join the United Way of Acadiana to Recognize Louisiana Early Education Week

KADN

February 14, 2020

Gov. Edwards is optimistic about his push to increase funding for early childhood learning

Fox 8

February 13, 2020

Rozeman: Bipartisanship exists in Louisiana

Bossier Press-Tribune

February 13, 2020

Dr. Phillip Rozeman: Bipartisanship exists in Louisiana

Shreveport Times

February 13, 2020

State lawmakers tour child development center ahead of budget debate on education funding

The Advocate

February 12, 2020

Local officials voice support for early education

The American Press

February 12, 2020

 

Legislators, business leaders learn about early education

Monroe News Star

February 12, 2020

Louisiana kicks off Early Education Week

MyArkLAMiss

February 11, 2020

Early Education & Childcare Key To Family Stability And Success

Red River Radio

February 11, 2020 

 

The United Way NELA and Children’s Coalition Presents Louisiana Early Education Week
KNOE

February 11, 2020
 

Louisiana Early Education Week
February 10, 2020

KLAX 31
 

Louisiana Early Education Week to Be Recognized by Legislators & Business Leaders in Lafayette
February 10, 2020

News 15
 

More affordable childcare needed in SWLA, according to advocates
February 7, 2020

KPLC
 

Louisiana Early Education Week
February 6, 2020

United Way of Northeast Louisiana
 

Louisiana’s 3rd Early Ed Week
February 6, 2020

The New Orleans 100
 

Louisiana Department of Education requesting $85.8 million to expand early childhood programs
February 6, 2020

KNOE.com

 

Louisiana must address access to affordable early care and learning
February 6, 2020

The Daily Advertiser

 

Where we're heading: New Orleans lawmakers discuss their plans for the legislative session in March
February 3, 2020

The Gambit

January 2020

 

Jefferson Parish businesses, school district form early education network
Nola.com 
January 31, 2020


People this Week: New hires, promotions, awards

January 31, 2020

New Orleans City Business

Gratitude, and also … a call to action!
January 28, 2020

Shreveport Times

Stephanie Grace: As legislators prepare to go to war, here's something everyone can support
January 25, 2020 

Nola.com

LDOE: Early ed helps kids, families succeed
January 23, 2020 

Monroe News-Star

Early childhood education advocates say more investment by the state is critical
January 20, 2020

Fox 8

Legislators given two agendas
January 9, 2020

American Press

Louisiana Policy Institute for Children Hires RuthAnne Oakey-Frost, J.D., as Policy Director
January 6, 2020

Gambel Communications

Department wins $11 million to create new seats in early childhood education centers

million to create new seats in early childhood education centers

January 2, 2020

Plaquemine Post South

Department wins $11 million to create new seats in early childhood education centers

January 2, 2020

Donaldsonville Chief

 

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