A predictable funding stream is important for a successful census, but the 2020 Census has lacked this from the start.
The Kentucky programs have operated for less than a year, but each apprenticeship examined by Urban researchers demonstrates tangible, practical benefits.
For decades, black communities across the country have been undercounted in decennial censuses
Many parents, like those in rural areas or working nontraditional hours, have unique needs for child care.
As states roll out new training initiatives for home-based providers, they also seek to learn more about their goals and needs.
The Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act is a step toward strengthening how the federal government uses evidence.
The shutdown has disrupted much more than government services, as thousands of families now face mounting instability.
Thirty-six percent of federal employees report having child care responsibilities, and 14 percent report having responsibilities for an adult with special needs.