Workforce

Child Care Workforce

Research shows that well trained and educated individuals in the child care workforce are key to ensuring that children are both safe and in a setting to promote their healthy development.

Workforce Background

Reports:

GAO Report:  Early Child Care and Education. HHS and Education are Taking Steps to Improve Workforce Data and Enhance Worker Quality (2012)

Social Policy Report:   Building the Workforce Our Youngest Children Deserve, Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD, 2012)