Searching for affordability

By Melanie Wong

This is the last article in a three-part series examining the challenges of finding and affording child care in the Vail Valley. Read the other articles at www.vaildaily.com.EAGLE COUNTY — Child care advocate and worker Carrie Benway says the stories she’s heard from kindergarten teachers are striking. These Eagle County teachers report stark contrasts in the five year olds that they see entering elementary school depending on what kind of early childhood education they’ve had. Some children arrive knowing how to read and having traveled around the world, while others have rarely interacted with people outside of their family circle …

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