CAP has identified a series of proposals, including a grant program that would increase recruitment and retention of highly qualified educators in schools with the highest teacher turnover, helping ensure equitable access to great teaching in school districts across the country.
CAP has advocated for investments in higher education, including better supporting community college and part-time students, boosting the Pell Grant for low-income students, investing in minority-serving institutions, and recognizing the importance of robust student advising and wraparound supports.
The horrors of family separation and the lasting harms of these policies on children shall remain in the minds of every American.
Congress must fund child care to help early educators ensure that future generations have the foundation they need to build a healthy, successful life.
Angela and her daughter Patrice discuss the effects of the lack of quality, affordable child care on their family as Patrice raises two young daughters.
Patty and her daughter Megan discuss the importance of affordable child care for Megan's daughter and how this issue affects their family.
Educators share how the uncertainty surrounding Dreamers and long-time residents, including Temporary Protected Status (TPS) holders, is affecting their students.
In 2018, Congress passed the United States’ largest ever increase of the Child Care and Development Block Grant, giving states across the nation more than $2 billion additional each year to invest in child care.
A new school enrollment and application process could help ensure students are matched with the schools they choose.
CAP proposes Beyond Tuition, a new plan to ensure all Americans have the opportunity to earn a college degree.
Congress and the Trump administration proposed deep cuts to many programs struggling families need to get by.
This video examines why it’s time for policymakers to address the needs of part-time students so that college can work for all.