2017 National Meeting

420. The Role of Local Early Childhood Systems in Supporting Quality Care

Date: Tuesday June 27, 2017
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Emerald
Speakers: Kathryn Arthur
Kelly Bowes
Deborah Chalmers
Kelsie Curtis
Cailin O'Connor

In this session, leaders from local early childhood systems in Washington State, Colorado and California will describe their work on improving the quality of care for children in their communities. They also will touch on how local leaders can coordinate efforts for the benefit of children and families by addressing disparities in the availability and accessibility of quality care in their communities; how we can address racial equity issues in the context of quality improvement initiatives; and how systems can better support one another.