State Child Care Programs Get A Funding Boost

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Heard On The Morning Show
A group of children gathered around a book at child care
Matt Molinari (CC-BY)

Wisconsin’s Department of Children and Families is increasing payments to high-rated child care providers in an effort to attract and retain workers. We talk with the DCF Secretary and a child care policy expert about the challenges we’re seeing in Wisconsin, and how new budget initiatives may help.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Jana Rose Schleis Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Emilie Amundson Guest
  • Ruth Schmidt Guest