Susan Meade

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Costs of Quality Programs estimates the costs of quality improvements in public and private pre-kindergarten settings in the United States at varying levels of quality. The report adapts a cost estimation model developed by the Institute for Women's Policy Research and Early Childhood Policy Research to determine a per-child-hour estimate that can serve as(More)
  • Noriko Copper, Ron Chapple Studios, Kathy Wynn, Dreamstime Org, Lenora Cole, Vice Chair +19 others
  • 2008
About This Report This report is based on a review of statutory employment rights aimed at increasing workers' ability to change their working hours and arrangements in 20 high-income countries and the United States, to facilitate work-family reconciliation, lifelong learning, gradual retirement or as a general right irrespective of reasons. It argues that,(More)
The Status of Women in the States: 2015, which uses data from U.S. government and other sources to analyze women's status in each state and the United States overall, rank and grade states on a set of indicators for six topical areas, and provide additional data on women's status in states across the nation. The Institute for Women's Policy Research has(More)
The Status of Women in the States: 2015, which uses data from U.S. government and other sources to analyze women's status in each state and the United States overall, to rank and grade states on a set of indicators for six topical areas, and to provide additional data on women's social, economic, health, and political status in states across the nation. The(More)
The Status of Women in the States: 2015, which uses data from U.S. government and other sources to analyze women's status in each state and the United States overall, to rank and grade states on a set of indicators for six topical areas, and to provide additional data on women's social, economic, health, and political status in states across the nation. The(More)
ABOUT THIS REPORT This report presents findings from a survey of female community college students in Mississippi conducted by the Institute for Women's Policy Research (IWPR) and commissioned by the Women's Foundation of Mississippi. The survey is designed to identify supports and practices that can help women succeed in community college and attain(More)
This report is the third in a series examining the experiences of women, particularly women of color, in the areas hit by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. In Part I, we discussed poverty among women and people of color in the Gulf Coast region and in the South more generally. In Part II, we presented data from before and after the storms, examined women's role(More)
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