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Government should focus on quality early childhood education

Thursday, 22 June 2017, 4:58 pm | Child Forum

Government should focus on quality and look closely at how spending ensures access for all children when it comes to early childhood education says the OECD More >>

Budget 2017 puts more children at risk

Thursday, 25 May 2017, 4:44 pm | Child Forum

Budget 2017 has allocated additional money to cover the cost of increasing child participation in early childhood education, providing a further 31,000 places but this does little to address parent and teacher concerns for children. More >>

ECE teachers see red over higher fee charges

Tuesday, 11 April 2017, 3:16 pm | Child Forum

Early childhood teachers are furious with the higher fee charges for certification that the new Education Council of Aotearoa New Zealand (ECANZ) has put out for ‘consultation’. More >>

How can we make work safer for early childhood teachers?

Monday, 30 May 2016, 1:40 pm | Child Forum

Early childhood education workers are suffering from stress, physical injuries and bullying according to the results of a survey conducted by the early childhood national organisation ChildForum. More >>

More childcare the focus for early education budget

Friday, 22 May 2015, 10:16 am | Child Forum

This year’s Budget announcement shows the Government is focussed on getting more children into early childhood education, especially babies and toddlers and for longer hours. More >>

Need to Maintain Quality in Early Childhood Education

Friday, 22 November 2013, 11:48 am | Child Forum

Early Education Sector Sounds Warning to Government on the Need to Maintain Quality in ECE Amid Push for Increased Participation More >>

Time for Men to Be Early Childhood Teachers

Friday, 7 September 2012, 3:52 pm | Child Forum

More men in the early childhood education sector would not only bring a range of benefits for children, but could also lift the quality of early childhood education, improve staff dynamics and encourage fathers to become more involved with their child’s ... More >>


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