Qualistar Colorado Blog
June 14, 2013
Tragically, deaths from SUID, accidental suffocation and strangulation in bed, make up for 10 percent of all infant deaths in Colorado every year. The Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment has added new information to its Violence and Injury Prevention Network website.
May 30, 2013
The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports national demand for pre-K educators is expected to increase by 25 percent over the next decade.
May 23, 2013
We urge child care providers to learn more about this recent legislation.
May 16, 2013
Thank you to the Colorado policymakers and organizations that are working to combat childhood hunger in our state.
May 2, 2013
Child Care Provider Appreciation Day is right around the corner, next Friday, May 10th! Provider Appreciation Day offers a unique opportunity for us to recognize and commend the tremendous dedication, patience and commitment that child care providers demonstrate every day in caring for young children.
April 22, 2013
Last week, the U.S. Department of Education and U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced they will invest the majority of the 2013 Race to the Top funds for a second Race to the Top-Early Learning Challenge competition.
April 11, 2013
The Child Care Aware "We Can Do Better" 2013 rankings are out today, and Colorado has moved from being one of the worst states in the nation as recently as 2011 to 35th overall.
April 4, 2013
When we talk about kids being ready for school, what does that mean? For children “graduating” from preschool and moving on to Kindergarten next fall, that means a big transition.
March 27, 2013
We have some ideas for children's books aimed at building acceptance of different kinds of families.
March 21, 2013
On Monday, Colorado Children’s Campaign released its 2013 KIDS COUNT in Colorado! publication, which provides comprehensive data about the health and well-being of children in Colorado.