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2005 California child care portfolio
California Child Care Resource and Referral Network, 2005
San Francisco: California Child Care Resource and Referral Network.

Research on the demographics of child care supply and demand and profiles of family child care options, issues and concerns in counties of California in 2005

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Achieving a high-quality preschool teachers corps: A focus on California
Calderon, Miriam E., 2005
(Issue Brief No. 14). Washington, DC: National Council of La Raza.

An issue brief discussing issues related to increasing California's preschool teachers' effectiveness, including the recruitment of young Hispanic Americans, job requirements, and funding for professional education

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Be all that we can be: Lessons from the military for improving our nation's child care system: 2004 follow-up
Pomper, Kate, 2005
Washington, DC: National Women's Law Center.

Highlights from a 2004 follow-up study on the military’s systematic approach to quality child care by the National Women’s Law Center

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Building the foundation for bright futures: Final report of the NGA task force on school readiness
National Governors' Association, 2005
Washington, DC: National Governors' Association.

A discussion of the actions that governors and states can take to support families, schools, and communities in their efforts to ensure that all children start school ready to reach their full potential

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Child care assistance policies 2005: States fail to make up lost ground, families continue to lack critical support
Schulman, Karen, 2005
Washington, DC: National Women's Law Center.

Descriptions of child care financial assistance policies and tables of child care subsidy eligibility criteria state-by-state for the United States, 2001-2005

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Child care centers, child care subsidies, and faith-based organizations: Preliminary findings on five counties in 2003
Adams, Gina, 2005
Washington, DC: Urban Institute.

Preliminary findings about the role of faith-based organizations in child care provision, and their rates of participation in the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) voucher subsidy system

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Closing achievement gaps
Haskins, Ron, 2005
Washington, DC: Brookings Institution.

A brief proposing the gap between white and ethnic minority children's academic achievement would disappear if disadvantaged children were exposed to high quality early childhood education programs

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The costs and benefits of universal preschool in California
Rand Corporation, 2005
(RB-9118-PF). Santa Monica, CA: Rand Corporation.

A brief discussing the potential costs and benefits of implementing a high quality universal preschool program in California.

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County-level estimates of the effects of a universal preschool program in California
Karoly, Lynn A., 2005
(Technical Report No. TR-340-PF). Santa Monica, CA: Rand Corporation.

Cost-benefit estimates for a universal preschool program in California

Reports & Papers


County-level estimates of the effects of a universal preschool program in California [Executive summary]
Karoly, Lynn A., 2005
(Technical Report No. TR-340-PF). Santa Monica, CA: Rand Corporation.

A summary of cost-benefit estimates for a universal preschool program in California

Executive Summary


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Custodial grandmothers' physical, mental, and economic well-being: Comparisons of primary caregivers from low-income neighborhoods
Bachman, Heather J., 2005
Family Relations, 54(4), 475-487

A study of the implications of custodial grandparent care by comparing the material hardship, mental health, and physical well-being of custodial grandmothers and biological mothers using data from Welfare, Children, and Families: A Three-City Study

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Early education in the states: A year in review: 2004
Clothier, Steffanie, 2005
Denver, CO: National Conference of State Legislatures.

A review designed to summarize and analyze American states’ legislative activity on early education issues in 2004, including a summary about early education, a description of the role of legislators, a summary of state activity on early education, and a breakdown of state-by-state legislation

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Early learning left out: Closing the investment gap for America's youngest children
Bruner, Charles, 2005
(2nd ed.). Washington, DC: Voices for America's Children.

An examination of public investment in education and development by age, from birth through college, with estimates of potential benefits from increased investment in early learning and development programs

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Early learning left out: Closing the investment gap for America's youngest children [Executive summary]
Bruner, Charles, 2005
(2nd ed.). Washington, DC: Voices for America's Children.

Summary of an examination of public investment in education and development by age, from birth through college, with estimates of potential benefits from increased investment in early learning and development programs

Executive Summary


The economic impact of the child care industry in Ventura County
Ventura County (Calif.). Human Services Agency, 2005
Oakland, CA: National Economic Development and Law Center.

An analysis of the economic impacts of the child care industry and a discussion of local child care policymaker dynamics in Ventura County, California

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The economic impact of the child care industry in Ventura County [Executive summary]
Ventura County (Calif.). Human Services Agency, January 2005
Oakland, CA: National Economic Development and Law Center.

A summary of an analysis of the economic impact of the Ventura County, California, child care and early education industry in terms of its employment and gross receipts, as well as its role in supporting other industries and labor force participation

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The economics of investing in universal preschool education in California: Executive summary
Karoly, Lynn A., 2005
Santa Monica, CA: RAND Corporation.

The summary of a cost-benefit analysis of a one-year, high quality universal preschool program in the state of California.

Executive Summary


Effects of welfare and employment policies on young children: New findings on policy experiments conducted in the early 1990s
Morris, Pamela A., 2005
Social Policy Report, 19(2)

A policy report analyzing previous research on how preschool children's development is affected by welfare policies, particularly those that increase parental employment and income

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The financing of California's after school programs: Preparing for implementation of Proposition 49
Naughton, Sandra, 2005
Oakland, CA: Children Now.

A proposal of financial groundwork for California after-school programs in preparation for the implementation of the program funding increases of Proposition 49

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The financing of California's after school programs: Preparing for implementation of Proposition 49: Executive summary
Naughton, Sandra, 2005
Oakland, CA: Children Now.

A summary of a proposal of financial groundwork for California after school programs in preparation for the implementation of the program funding increases of Proposition 49

Executive Summary


Getting ready: Findings from the national school readiness indicators initiative: A 17 state partnership
Rhode Island Kids Count (Organization), 2005
Providence: Rhode Island KIDS Count.

A discussion of findings from the National School Readiness Indicators Initiative, a 17-state initiative formed to identify essential school readiness indicators and use them to inform educational policy and track children's academic progress

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Getting ready: National school readiness indicators initiative: A 17 state partnership: Executive summary
Rhode Island Kids Count (Organization), 2005
Providence: Rhode Island KIDS COUNT.

A summary of a description of the National School Readiness Indicators Initiative, a 17 state initiative to identify school readiness indicators and use them to inform educational policy and track children's academic progress.

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Going to scale with high-quality early education: Choices and consequences in universal pre-kindergarten efforts
Christina, Rachel, 2005
(TR-237-EDU). Santa Monica, CA: RAND Corporation.

An overview of policy implications for states attempting to provide high-quality prekindergarten access

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Head Start reauthorization: Enhancing school readiness for Hispanic children
Calderon, Miriam E., 2005
Washington, DC: National Council of La Raza.

A proposal for the expansion of Latino development and integration opportunities in Head Start programs

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How to expand and improve preschool in California: Ideals, evidence, and policy options
Fuller, Bruce, 2005
(Working Paper 05-1). Berkeley: Policy Analysis for California Education.

A policy report of ways to improve California's preschool programs in terms of administration, public funding, and multicultural curricula

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