Wed., January 1, 2014 2:30pm
Georgians who want to work in a licensed child-care center will have to pass a federal fingerprint background check starting January 1st. Currently,...
Tue., September 17, 2013 9:00am
State officials say they're cracking down on child care centers that have been issued safety violations. Department of Early Care and Learning...
Fri., September 13, 2013 6:40am
Organizers of Georgia’s first-ever Farm to Preschool Summit Friday and Saturday hope to help educators bring local fruits and vegetables into the...
Tue., August 6, 2013 10:00am
The Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning is getting help from health care organizations and a local university to train specialists on early...
Mon., July 1, 2013 1:00am
Georgia is trying to encourage childcare programs to improve their quality. The state has instituted a new rating system that goes public Monday with...
Fri., June 28, 2013 6:38am
Ratings for Georgia childcare programs go online July 1. The Quality Rated program is a voluntary assessment for daycares, preschools and after-...
Fri., May 31, 2013 6:45am
U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan visits Atlanta Friday to highlight Georgia’s pre-kindergarten programs and the president’s plan to expand access...
Fri., May 10, 2013 11:00am
As temperatures begin to rise, officials from six state agencies are reminding Georgians to never leave children unattended in vehicles. At a press...
Mon., December 3, 2012 8:23am
Georgia officials are shutting down two daycare centers in Warner Robins after discovering violations that endangered dozens of children.
Tue., October 23, 2012 7:41am
The Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning says at least 1,000 child care programs have voluntarily agreed to participate in a new state...