ERIC Number: ED463900
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
News & Issues, 2001.
Oshinsky, Carole J., Ed.
News & Issues, v11 n1 Sum 2001
This document is comprised of the single 2001 issue of a newsletter devoted to identifying and promoting strategies to reduce the poverty rate of young children and to improve the life chances of children still living in poverty. This summer issue features the following articles: (1) "Federal Resources Can Help States Invest in Young Children and Families"; (2) "States Increase Investments in Young Children and Families But Levels of Help Vary Widely"; (3) "States Use Earned Income Credits To Lift Children from Poverty"; (4) "More Employed Families Helped with Child CareBut Demand Outpaces Supply of Subsidies"; and (5) "Screening Is Key to Putting Poor Families on the Road to Economic Self-Sufficiency." Regular sections in each issue of the newsletter include: current activities of the National Center for Children in Poverty (NCCP); information on recent publications recommended for program administrators and policymakers; and information on publications available from NCCP. (HTH)
Descriptors: Change Strategies, Day Care, Early Childhood Education, Employed Parents, Employer Supported Day Care, Family Financial Resources, Financial Support, Government Role, Low Income Groups, Poverty, Public Policy, State Aid, State Federal Aid, Young Children
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Ford Foundation, New York, NY.; Carnegie Corp. of New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: Columbia Univ., New York, NY. National Center for Children in Poverty.
Note: Published quarterly. Only one issue was published in 2001. For volume 10, see ED 448 878.