|Principal Investigators:||Daniel Schroeder, Ph.D. (Ray Marshall Center)
Monica Faulkner Ph.D. LMSW, Jim Schwab, and D’nika Travis (Texas Institute for Child & Family Wellbeing)
|Sponsor:||Texas Workforce Commission|
|Research Partners:||Texas Institute for Child & Family Wellbeing
|Project Duration:||April 2003 – August 2022
|Description:||This project conducts a child care market rate survey to be used by 28 Local Workforce Development Boards that manage the federal child care program in Texas. The goal is to produce up-to-date, reliable data and information to use in setting maximum reimbursements rates that ensure equal access to child care, thereby maximizing public resources.|
|Reports Available:||The reports for this project are published through the Texas Institute for Child & Family Wellbeing at the University of Texas at Austin’s Steve Hicks School of Social Work. The following reports are available on their website.
2021 Texas Child Care Market Rate Survey
For reports prior to 2012, copies may be obtained from Texas Workforce Commission. The following reports are available.
2011 Texas Child Care Market Rate Survey