Session 168:
Child Care and Early Childhood Education

Saturday, May 3
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Board Room 2
3rd Floor

Chair: Susan L. Averett, Lafayette College
Discussant: Matthew Stagner, Urban Institute

  1. Childcare and Receipt of Public Assistance, 1995–2001Sandra L. Eyster, Education Statistics Services Institute; Christopher Chapman, National Center for Education Statistics (NCES); Daniel Princiotta, Education Statistics Services Institute

  2. Employment Trends and Child Care Trends: Does Rising Demand Mean Rising Supply?Carlena Cochi Ficano, Hartwick College

  3. The Effect of Government Child Care Subsidy Programs on Child Care Choice among Low Income FamiliesMarcia K. Meyers, University of Washington; Se-Ook Jeong, University of Washington

  4. Does Early Childhood Education and Care Improve the Academic Skills of Children from Low-Income Families?Katherine A. Magnuson, Columbia University; Jane Waldfogel, Columbia University

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