Issues Forum: Eliminating Child Care as a Barrier to Economic Mobility, Mansour Conference Center, Friday, 18. October 2019

Join us for an in-depth discussion of child care as a barrier to economic mobility for low-income families. Learn how a lack of quality, affordable child care prevents families from taking advantage of valuable educational, job training, behavioral/wellness, and other support services. Our panel of experts will discuss:


The economics of child care for low-income families


The multigenerational impact of quality early childhood education


How a lack of child care makes it difficult for educational and service organizations to reach families with children


Why child care should be part of every economic and workforce development initiative


Solutions for making child care more accessible to families in need


 
Panelists:
Mindy Binderman, Executive Director
GEEARS: Georgia Early Education Alliance for Ready Students

Brett Copeland, Assistant Director, Child Development Centers
Central Georgia Technical College
 
Donna Johnson, Director
Family Supports, Bright from the Start, Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning
 
Pam Tatum, President and CEO
Quality Care for Children 
 
Moderator:
Erica Stephens, Executive Director of
Nana Grants

Friday, 18. October 2019, Mansour Conference Center, Issues Forum: Eliminating Child Care as a Barrier to Economic Mobility

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