Child Care



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NPR – How Politics Killed Universal Child Care In The 1970s

Guardian – What Britain could learn from Denmark’s childcare model

Washington Post – Five shocking facts about child care in the United States

Washington Post – That one time America almost got universal child care

Washington Post – A company that profits as it pampers workers

Slate – Trapped by European-style Socialism—And I Love It!

Slate – What It’s Like for a Working Mom in Oslo, Norway

Slate – Where Pregnant Women Aren’t Allowed to Work After 36 Weeks

New Republic – The Hell of American Day Care

Boston Globe – Map: The average cost for child care by state

New York Times – Child Care in Europe: Admirable but Not Perfect, Experts Say

New York Times – Catching Up With France on Day Care

Huffington Post – What Can We Learn From Denmark?

CBS – Denmark Offers Free Childcare To Encourage Parents To Have More Babies

BBC – Free childcare in the US: A forgotten dream?

LA Times – Patagonia Is a Winner With Moms

Think Progress – Here’s What Happened The One Time When The U.S. Had Universal Childcare

Think Progress – Sheryl Sandberg, Meet Richard Nixon: Why We Don’t Have Universal Childcare

Think Progress – Why America Gave Up On The Fight For A Family-Friendly Workplace, And Why It’s Starting Again

Time – This Is the Childcare Program Obama Was Talking About

Princeton University – A Brief History of Federal Financing for Child Care in the United States

The Atlantic – Who Took Care of Rosie the Riveter’s Kids?

Congressional Research – Child Care: The Federal Role During World War 2

White House – An “Experiment” in Universal Child Care in the United States: Lessons from the Lanham Act

Washington Monthly – The History of the United States’ Nearly-Universal Child Care Program

New Republic – Why America Never Had Universal Child Care

Study: 1940s-Era Universal Child Care Program Had Positive Effects on Children

ABC – A Place For Everyone: Germany Promises Daycare for all Parents

NPR – What The U.S. Can Learn From Finland, Where School Starts At Age 7

The Globe and Mail – Early education’s top model: Finland

The Globe and Mail – What universal child care does for Norway

The Atlantic – The Secret to Finland’s Success With Schools, Moms, Kids—and Everything