Strategic Plan

Strategy 1.2

Strengthen relationships between state agencies to inform and align policies, improve practices, and maximize resources.

1.2.1   Map requests for proposals, funding strategies and requirements, scopes of work,
programming priorities, eligibility, and reporting requirements across state agencies that fund early childhood care and education programs to identify areas of efficiency and alignment.
State agency led tactic.

1.2.2   Strengthen relationships between state agencies that implement early childhood care and education programs and those that provide other supports to children and families such as housing, transportation, economic supports (cash, food, and child care assistance), employment, child welfare, and behavioral health services so families have their basic needs met.
State agency led tactic.

1.2.3   Strengthen relationships between state agencies that implement early childhood care and education programs and those that implement critical components of the early childhood care and education infrastructure, including workforce development, higher education, and economic development.
State agency led tactic.