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Governor Announces $200M Investment in the Illinois Child Care Workforce

Governor Pritzker has announced a $200 million investment of federal ...
Map and charts showing bilingual credentials and endorsements in Illinois

Bilingual Credentials and Endorsements

The map and charts below are part of the Illinois Early ...
Map and chart showing the number of special education endorsements or letters of approval awarded to early childhood educators in Illinois

Special Education Endorsements

The map and charts below are part of the Illinois Early ...
Map and charts showing trends in the number of professional educator licenses with ECE endorsement awarded

Credentials and ECE Endorsements

The map and charts below are part of the Illinois Early ...
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Median Compensation

The chart below is part of the Illinois Early Childhood Dashboard section ...
Cover of the Illinois Early Childhood Education Workforce 2020 Report showing brightly colored hand-drawn figures of a diverse group of teachers with papers in their hands.

Illinois Early Childhood Education Workforce 2020 Report Released

The Illinois Network of Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies ...
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2020 Early Childhood Workforce Index Released

The Center for the Study of Child Care Employment (CSCCE) ...
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From Our Corner: Early Care and Education in the Age of COVID-19

Illinois early childhood expert Dr. Rebecca Swartz responds to a ...
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Unemployment Rate

Our interactive map lets users view the data by year ...
Title in orange block letters: Unifying Framework for the Early Childhood Profession

Early Childhood Task Force Establishes Professional Standards

For the first time ever, early childhood educators have collectively ...
Children in Working Families

Children in Working Families

Latest data: 2019 Number of parents’ own children 5 years ...
Annual Average Unemployment Rate

Annual Average Unemployment Rate

Compare the statewide Illinois unemployment rate with the other 49 ...
Children’s Family and Working Conditions

Children’s Family and Working Conditions

Compare children’s family working conditions in the state of Illinois ...
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Children by Working Family Condition

Children age 5 and under living in various working family ...