Pandemic Closures Cause Economic Ripple Effect – CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — The pandemic has been catastrophic for small businesses, and childcare centers are no exception with thousands closing their doors for good since last March. Children wearing masks sit in a row at a local childcare facility. (CBSLA) “Once we opened, the stress was bringing everyone back,”  Rodi Vogel, a preschool director, … Read more

What’s In It, And How Could It Put Money In Your Pocket? – CBS Detroit

(CBS San Francisco) — Last week President Biden announced the American Families Plan. The $1.8 trillion package focuses on reforming childcare, education and paid family leave. A fact sheet on the plan calls it “an investment in our children and our families—helping families cover the basic expenses that so many struggle with now, lowering health … Read more

What’s In It, And How Could It Put Money In Your Pocket? – CBS Chicago

(CBS San Francisco) — Last week President Biden announced the American Families Plan. The $1.8 trillion package focuses on reforming childcare, education and paid family leave. A fact sheet on the plan calls it “an investment in our children and our families—helping families cover the basic expenses that so many struggle with now, lowering health … Read more

What’s In It, And How Could It Put Money In Your Pocket? – CBS Tampa

(CBS San Francisco) — Last week President Biden announced the American Families Plan. The $1.8 trillion package focuses on reforming childcare, education and paid family leave. A fact sheet on the plan calls it “an investment in our children and our families—helping families cover the basic expenses that so many struggle with now, lowering health … Read more

What’s In It, And How Could It Put Money In Your Pocket? – CBS DC

(CBS San Francisco) — Last week President Biden announced the American Families Plan. The $1.8 trillion package focuses on reforming childcare, education and paid family leave. A fact sheet on the plan calls it “an investment in our children and our families—helping families cover the basic expenses that so many struggle with now, lowering health … Read more

$4.4B In Federal Childcare Aid Heading To Texas – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

ARLINGTON, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Calling safe, affordable childcare critical to the economic recovery, the federal government is sending billions of dollars to Texas to support families and the childcare centers that allow parents to work. “Without childcare, the economy is not going to recover, because without people being able to get back to work, the … Read more

Families Upset Over Teacher Realignment At Winona State University’s Children’s Center – WCCO

WINONA, Minn. (AP) — A host of families are upset over Winona State University’s plans to cut all nine teachers from its children’s center. The Winona Daily News reported Friday that 17 families sent the newspaper a letter complaining about the move. Instead of nine teachers, the center will employ only two head teachers and … Read more