Improving the Quality of Child Care Through Economies of Scale
In recent years, Texas advocates, researchers, child care providers, public officials, and other stakeholders have been working to improve the quality of child care and access to quality child care, especially for low-income families. While there is no silver bullet, using a Shared Services framework to strengthen systems at the provider level is a promising concept. A Shared Services approach focuses on sharing skilled staff and resources to provide business and pedagogical leadership among a network of center- and/or home-based providers.
In at least 28 states, and more than two dozen communities, early care
To learn more about Shared Services in Texas, check out the full report below.