The Center for the Study of Child Care Employment (CSCCE) recently released its Early Childhood Workforce Index 2018. The Index represents an appraisal of early childhood workforce conditions and policies across the United States.
A joint statment from the World Health Organization and partners presents the 2018 definition of skilled health personnel providing care during childbirth; it explores several categories of MNH and describes the competences one must hold to be considered skilled health personnel.
What do early childhood professionals and paraprofessionals need to know and be able to do in order to succeed in their roles? What policies are needed to support a qualified, stable workforce at scale?