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SAMI-CCPRC Institute on the Intersection of Research, Policy, and Practice

July 31-August 2, 2007

This was a joint meeting of the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) State administrators and members of the Child Care Policy Research Consortium (CCPRC), a national alliance of research projects sponsored by the Child Care Bureau and the Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation in the Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, to exchange new ideas and build partnerships across research and practice.

Materials from the conference, available below, include summaries of all plenary and breakout sessions for days 1 and 2, along with PowerPoint presentations and relevant handouts. Materials for Researchers' Day, the third day, include summaries of all presentations and discussions.


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Plenary Sessions Day 1:


Plenary Sessions Day 2:


Breakout sessions Day 1:


Breakout Sessions Day 2:


Researchers' Day Meeting