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Events Panel 1

01.17.2018 @ 3:00 pm

Investing in and improving early childhood health and education is a top priority of Governor Roy Cooper, and the Department of Health and Human Services has many of the tools to make sure that all children in the state, regardless of their zip code, get off to the best start in life. Mandy...

01.23.2018 @ 3:00 pm

The vast majority of service-sector workers report instability in their weekly work schedules. To learn about this instability and its consequences, the Shift Project has developed an innovative approach to collect survey data from workers employed in retail and food services. In this talk, I...

01.25.2018 @ 3:00 pm

Over a 30-year period, key ingredients of impactful afterschool programs have been identified. In this presentation, Deborah Lowe Vandell will describe robust short-term effects on afterschool programs on children's social and academic development as well as evidence of meaningful long-...

01.26.2018 @ 12:00 pm

The research evidence is compelling that early childcare and education can have robust effects on children's academic and behavioral development, but we also know that early childhood programs face challenges that limit their effectiveness. In this lecture, I first examine evidence of the...