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Pregnant BellyLearning begins at birth

That is why it's never too early to consider your child's early care and learning. thread is ready to help you find all your best child care options from infant to school age and make the process as easy as possible. Start your search today for licensed early care and learning that is safe, healthy, and playful.
 

thread EVENT   Investing in AK's Workforce!

Join us for a Summit on the economic impact of early care & learning. 

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Give to thread with Pick.Click.Give!

Pick.Click.Give. to thread when you file for your PFD in 2018 and give young Alaskans a great start in life!

Learn & Grow is Alaska's QRIS.

Find out how Learn & grow is improving the quality of Alaska's early care and learning.

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September 21, 2017

Join a Juneau Town Hall Meeting on Early Care & Learning

Parents, business leaders, educators, and community members are invited to this community forum on Sept. 26.

September 19, 2017

Take Action Tuesday: Support Child Care for Working Families

Ask your legislators to support the Child Care for Working Families Act of 2017.

August 29, 2017

Be Prepared for Emergencies at School

Use these tips to be prepared for emergencies during the school day.

August 23, 2017

DEED Offers Webinar on Developmental Assessment

The Alaska Dept. of Education and Early Development is hosting a webinar today to help schools and teachers learn more about the Alaska Developmental Profile.

Upcoming Trainings for Early Educators

September 28, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
ANCHORAGE, thread Main Office

Early Experiences Matter


September 29 - September 30, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
ANCHORAGE, thread Main Office

Intro to ERS


October 5, 2017 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
ANCHORAGE, 820 W 7th Ave.

Investing in AK Workforce FULL-DAY


October 5, 2017 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
ANCHORAGE, 820 W 7th Ave.

Investing in AK Workforce BREAKFAST KEYNOTE ONLY


October 5, 2017 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
ANCHORAGE, 820 W 7th Ave.

Investing in AK Workforce LUNCHEON KEYNOTE ONLY



September 26 - September 27, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
FAIRBANKS, 1908 Old Pioneer Way

NI Medic First Aid and CPR 2 Part


September 28, 2017 6:45 PM - 8:45 PM
FAIRBANKS, 1908 Old Pioneer Way

NI Art not the process but the product


October 19, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
FAIRBANKS, 1908 Old Pioneer Way

NI Renewal for Medic First Aid



September 26, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
JUNEAU, Centennial Hall

JNU Investing in Young Children


September 30, 2017 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
JUNEAU, 3100 Channel Drive

JNU Interactions through Language and Engagement


October 26 - October 28, 2017 6:00 PM - 2:30 PM
JUNEAU, 3100 Channel Drive

Pyramid Model Foundations JNU


November 8, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
JUNEAU, 3100 Channel Drive

SE Introduction to the AK ECCKC


November 29 - December 2, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 AM
JUNEAU, 3100 Channel Drive

JNU Introduction to the ERS