COVID-19 Federal Relief: Third Bill Passed Providing $2 Trillion

On March 27, President Trump signed a $2 trillion economic relief bill called the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act into law after it was approved with bipartisan support by the House of Representatives and Senate. This is…

Update on NC’s Early Childhood COVID-19 Response

Updated March 24th Governor Cooper held a press conference at 1 pm on Monday, March 23 to update COVID-19 guidance and share the details of a new Executive Order. The NC Department of Health and Human Services also sent an…

RACE for Equity Conference and Results Based Accountability Workshop

The first annual RACE for Equity conference, Master Class: Moving from Talk to Action, was held March 10-11, 2020. Participants came prepared to: Be introduced to Results Based Accountability (RBA) framework for data-driven decision making Deepen their understanding of systemic…

COVID-19 Guidance for Child Care Centers and Schools

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has shared guidance for child care centers and schools for addressing various aspects of COVID-19.  Main page for schools and child care centers: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/schools-childcare/index.html A decision-tree to help you decide when to…

Child Advocacy Nonprofit Hiring Director of Operations

Our close partner NC Child is hiring a Director of Operations. The Director of Operations plays a key role in centering equity and racial justice in all internal operations and decision-making at NC Child. They will lead planning, facilitation, supervision…

Resources for Talking with Children about Coronavirus

The coronavirus has all of us talking — but are you talking with your children about it? The chatter is widespread enough now that, chances are, your children have heard something about the virus, and they might be worried. Bringing…