Governor Brown has proposed freezing the state's education budget at its current level
But a recent Field Poll from the L.A. Partnership for Early Childhood Investment suggests a majority of Californians disagree.
Most of those polled want more investment in early years education
There's also a concern that child care workers are not being paid enough
So, how can the gap between policy and what people want be closed?
To talk us through it, Take Two contributor Deepa Fernandes spoke with Marcy Whitebook, Director for the Center of Childcare Employment at U-C Berkley.