Knopf, Herman

Herman Knopf

Herman T. Knopf, PhD, is a Research Scientist at the Anita Zucker Center for Excellence in Early Childhood Studies at the University of Florida. Through more than a decade of work Dr. Knopf has strengthened systems that 1) Provide professional development to childcare providers, 2) measure and support child and family access to quality childcare services, and 3) coordinate efforts to leverage existing resources to ensure children with and without special needs receive care that supports early development and learning. Dr. Knopf is collaborating with policymakers in South Carolina and Florida to develop a Child Care Access Index, an innovative tool designed to measure the extent to which vulnerable children and families have reasonable access to high quality early education and care.

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Research Scientist

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Anita Zucker Center for Excellence in Early Childhood Studies
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Other

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Institute of Higher Education