Administration for Children and Families, Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation (OPRE)
OPRE is responsible for advising the Assistant Secretary for Children and Families on increasing the effectiveness and efficiency of programs to improve the economic and social well-being of children and families.
Center for the Study of Child Care Employment
We conduct cutting-edge research and propose policy solutions aimed at improving how our nation prepares, supports and rewards the early care and education workforce to ensure young children’s optimal development.
Early Learning Systems
American Institutes for Research work’s in early care and education helps foster the development of high-quality early learning programs and the achievement of positive results for young children and their families. The purpose of this website is to offer practical tools, resources, and methodologies to assist with planning, implementing, and evaluating preschool and other school readiness programs.
RAND Child Policy
RAND Child Policy serves as a gateway to RAND research on children’s issues from prenatal to age 18, and provides easy access to objective information that will help improve policy and decisionmaking.