A child care workforce study finds a larger, more educated workforce, with more than half of center-based caregivers have an associate's or bachelor's degree, nearly a third reported a BA or graduate/professional degrees.
Home-based caregivers have been reported to have college degrees. The findings indicate that attention to educational credentials in the early childhood field has received traction and raised the credentials of the workforce.
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Federal Programs Related to - Employment, General/Other
Programs whose primary purpose is to help people find, secure and sustain suitable gainful employment.
Federal Programs Related to - Child Care
Programs that provide substitute parental care for children during some portion of a twenty-four hour day. After School Care; Babysitting Services; Before School Care; Child Care Centers; Child Care Co-ops; Child Caregivers; Children's Day Care; Corporate Day Care; Drop-In Child Care; Extended Day Care; Faith-Based Child Care Programs; Family Child Care Homes; Infant Care Centers; In-Home Child Care; Latchkey Child Care Programs; Nanny Services; Nighttime Child Care; Sick Child Care