Tag Archives: benefits of family child care

Hello Readers!

My name is Christina, and I am the new Policy Fellow at All Our Kin (to read Rachel’s goodbye post, click here). I am writing this post to say a formal “hello” and tell you a little bit about myself. I’m … Continue reading

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Bridgeport provider Dionne puts her learning from All Our Kin’s Child Development Associate class into practice

Last fall, All Our Kin began training a cohort of licensed family child care providers in our Bridgeport network to obtain the CDA credential. The CDA is a rigorous, year-long course in the fundamentals of child development, which articulates to … Continue reading

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“A Strong Start Makes a Difference”: a call to action for investments in early learning, featuring All Our Kin provider Josie Queen

Yesterday, our representatives in Washington had the chance to play a life-size game of Chutes and Ladders on Capitol Hill.  The National Women’s Law Center’s Strong Start for Children Campaign and MomsRising organized the giant board game to send our … Continue reading

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“Caterpillar to Butterfly,” by Josie Queen

You may remember the beautiful piece that guest blogger and New Haven family child care provider Josie Queen shared on All Our Words this past December, in which she shares about the joy and love she feels as she helps … Continue reading

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“I know each of them by heart.”

As our gift to you this holiday season, we’d like to share one of our provider’s thoughts about what makes family child care special for caregivers, children, and families alike.  Many thanks to Josie Queen for beautifully articulating her experience … Continue reading

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