Each month, Groundwork Ohio reads the latest and greatest resources on early education and health from a wide variety of sources. Below is a compilation of the most important articles we have read throughout December 2020.
Case Western Reserve University
The Columbus Dispatch
Report: Nearly a quarter of local child care providers could close by early 2021
Despite years of efforts to combat infant mortality in Ohio, racial disparity increases
Highland County Press
Ohio First Lady Fran DeWine encourages more Ohio children to enroll in the Imagination Library as new documentary about founder premieres
The American Prospect
The Associated Press
3 ways Head Start childcare programs have prevented COVID-19 outbreaks while serving thousands of kids
Early Learning Nation
First Five Years Fund
New Chamber Data Shows Impact of Child Care Challenges on American Employers
Where Are Young Children Cared for While Parents Are Working?
Georgetown University Health Policy Institute Center for Children and Families
Real COVID-19 relief? Use all tools to invest in the 'care economy'
Joe Biden has a $335 billion child-care plan — and Republican lawmakers could be on board with parts of it
The Rippon Advance