Join Mathematica’s Early Childhood Experts at NRCEC 2024

Join Mathematica’s Early Childhood Experts at NRCEC 2024

Jun 17, 2024
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Mathematica researchers and policy experts will present their work at the Administration for Children and Families’ National Research Conference on Early Childhood (NRCEC) 2024, June 24–26 in Arlington, Virginia. At the conference, our experts will share findings from their work on policies and programs designed to help children, youth, and families thrive, including Head Start and Early Head Start, home- and center-based child care, the early care and education workforce, and more. The list below shows when Mathematica experts are presenting at NRCEC. We encourage you to check out these sessions and connect with our team throughout the conference to learn how our work may be relevant to you.

Monday, June 24

10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Comparing Documented State Child Care Subsidy Policies with Providers’ Subsidy-Related Experiences and On-the-Ground Practices of Local Subsidy Staff

Tuesday, June 25

9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Early Findings on the Implementation and Impacts of Washington, DC’s Early Childhood Educator Pay Equity Fund

Portraits of Head Start's Two-Generation Approach: Parent, Teacher, and Service Delivery Levers That Support Black Children and Families

Putting Community Needs at the Center: How Head Start Programs Identify and Support Families

10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Using Measures to Support the Early Care and Education Workforce and Elevate the Role of Teaching Staff in Quality Improvement

Research on Braiding Funds in Head Start, Early Head Start, Family Child Care, and Pre-K: Findings and Implications for Policy, Practice, and Research

Wednesday, June 26

9:30 a.m– 11:00 a.m.

Understanding (Non-)Participation and Equity in the Child and Adult Care Food Program

Adapting to a New Normal: A Comparison of Early Head Start Programs, Staff, and Families Before and During the Pandemic