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State of Babies Yearbook 2020: Using Data to Inform State Infant-Toddler Policies

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On August 20, ZERO TO THREE hosted the webinar State of Babies Yearbook 2020: Using Data to Inform State Infant-Toddler Policies. This webinar provided an overview of ZERO TO THREE’s State of Babies Yearbook: 2020 for state policy decision-makers and advocates, highlighting how they can use state data to guide their work. Presenters from North Carolina and Minnesota shared their experiences using infant-toddler data, including the Yearbook, to guide policy and advocacy in their states. The webinar featured: 

  • Myra Jones Taylor, Chief Policy Officer, ZERO TO THREE 
  • Michele Rivest, Policy Director, North Carolina Early Education Coalition  
  • Laura LaCroix-Dalluhn, Project Coordinator, Minnesota Prenatal to Three Coalition 

See also the State of Babies Yearbook: 2020 webinar focused on the state of California’s babies.

The State of Babies Yearbook: 2020 provides national and state-by-state data on the well-being of infants and toddlers. The current state of babies tells an important story about what it is like to be a very young child in this country, and where we are headed as a nation. By nearly every measure, children living in poverty and children of color face the biggest obstacles, such as low birthweight, unstable housing, and limited access to quality child care.

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