The challenges for childcare providers have not eased since the pandemic. If anything, they have grown steeper, as providers struggle to retain and attract workers at a time of rising wages.
But if business leaders have learned anything over the last few years, it is that working parents need access to quality childcare if they hope to be focused and engaged at work.
You’ll learn more about the issues in this edition of the YCEA Podcast produced in partnership with biznewsPA. Our guests are Shante’ Brown, deputy secretary in the Offfice of Child Development and Early Learning for the Pennsylvania Departments of Education and Human Services; Andrea Heberlein, executive director of the Pennsylvania Early Learning Investment Commission; and Brian Grimm, president and CEO of York Day Early Learning.
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The next meeting of the YCEA Economics Club is scheduled for May 31 at the Wyndham Garden York. The subject is cyber security.
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