Bright & Early Quality-Rating System Helps State’s Child-Care Providers Get Even Better

“No way. I can’t do it.” Tiffany Watkins was skeptical when North Dakota Child Care Aware Consultant Tasha Lind introduced her to the Bright & Early quality rating improvement system (QRIS). Now that she’s completed Step 2 and started work on Step 3, Tiffany is seeing positive results around her Michigan (N.D.) Munchkins child care.…
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Explaining The Unexplainable: How To Talk To Your Child When Tragedy Strikes

  A 10-year-old child comes home from a friend’s house and tells her mother she doesn’t want to ever go to a concert. “Why?” mom says. “Because Hannah’s parents were talking about the shooting in Las Vegas, and Hannah’s dad said people can’t go to any large concerts or big events anymore because it’s dangerous.”…
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