May's Early Childhood Education in the News


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 May 2021.


OHIO NEWS


The Cincinnati Enquirer Opinion: Put high quality, affordable child care within reach


The Columbus Dispatch Letter to the editor: House bill to help more families get childcare a must for state budget


Opinion: Ohioans fifth-most unhealthiest people in nation, but does that have to remain the case?


Opinion: There are ways to help save moms from death by sepsis


Opinion: Having a child too often a life and death struggle in Ohio


Dayton Business Journal Montgomery County organization to pilot early childhood education program in Dayton


Dayton Daily News Expert: Pandemic exposed ‘child care dilemma’ in Dayton region, nationally


Gongwer Advocates Target Childcare Access, Postpartum Support In Budget


Push Continues For Child Care Access Expansion NBC 4 Columbus State’s infant mortality rate task force addressing racial disparity in child deaths


News 5 Cleveland Advocates working to address high infant, maternal mortality rates in Ohio


Northeast Ohio working moms want more state daycare assistance


Ohio Capital Journal Increases in infant health, reductions in youth prisons should be budget priorities, advocates say


Ready, Set, Soar Ohio Healthy Beginnings at Home


The Role of Doulas in Improving Birth Outcomes for Moms and Babies


New Mothers Need Health Coverage Longer Than 60 Days


Times Union Young farmers struggle with child care and health insurance - and that can threaten the future of family farms


The Toledo Blade Ohio urged to spend surplus on children, pregnant women


WOSU Public Media President Biden's Plan To Overhaul Child Care


Doulas Growing In Demand To Save Black Moms And Babies


NATIONAL NEWS


The 74 Million As Early Ed Teachers Prepare for Fall, New Study Backs Efforts to Support Young Children’s Mental Health


CBS News U.S. faces widespread childcare shortage amid coronavirus pandemic


Increased monthly child tax credit payments to start in mid-July


CNBC The high cost of child care and lack of paid leave are holding back many working parents

Nearly 10 million children could get free or reduced-cost child care under new proposed legislation CNN Offices are reopening. For parents, that raises a childcare problem


Kaiser Family Foundation Medicaid Postpartum Coverage Extension Tracker Los Angeles Times Credit the pandemic with raising awareness of the importance of early childhood education


MarketWatch Opinion: Disruptions to child care and school had a profound impact on families during the pandemic


Ms. Magazine It’s Time to Build a Child Care System That Works For Everyone


The New York Times Policymakers Used to Ignore Child Care. Then Came the Pandemic.


A new coalition of 200 businesses will push fixes to the problems of child and elder care


Politico How much child care went up in your state


Reuters One key to getting women back to work post-pandemic: Childcare


Roll Call Congress, White House plan action on maternal health policies


USA Today Joe Biden looks to sell child care, education plan with state-specific pitches


The Washington Post There’s a massive child-care worker shortage and the market can’t fix it


Yahoo! News Watch: A conversation on the disparities in maternal health care

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