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14
Nov

N.L. junior kindergarten plan 'progressing,' says education minister

Brian Warr disputes NLTA claims class sizes will increase EXCERPTS The Newfoundland and Labrador government plans to release information on how to integrate junior kindergarten into the...
14
Nov

'It's tough': Alberta government to end 2 child-care subsidies at end of year

Preschool owner says she plans to cover the subsidies until June for families enrolled at her preschool EXCERPTS Two child-care subsidies will be cut by the Alberta government in January —...
14
Nov

Region to hike child care costs as province ends fee-reduction pilot program

EXCERPTS The end of provincial funding for a fee-reduction pilot program means the Region of Waterloo will be increasing fees at its child care cntres at year's end. It total, some 90 operations are expected raise fees...
14
Nov

This viral day care price list highlights the childcare crisis many parents face

EXCERPTS Childcare is a vital part of our economy but when it comes to the hard numbers, something doesn't add up. Parents are paying astronomical rates for childcare at a time when those providing it are making less...
14
Nov

Why conservatives should get behind bigger government

OPINION: On issues like child care, housing, and climate change, an expanded role for government could actually advance conservative principles EXCERPTS Cities in Quebec have the cheapest...
14
Nov

Key data on early childhood education and care in Europe

2019 Edition Excerpted from the executive summary TOWARDS HIGH QUALITY ECEC FOR EVERY CHILD IN EUROPE
14
Nov

Competence requirements in early childhood education and care

Excerpted from the project rationale and objectives The present study is grounded in international research on quality, competences and professionalism in early childhood. At European level, 14 Member States and one...
14
Nov

Unleashing our potential: The case for further investment in the child care subsidy

Excerpted from report descriptionThe case for further investment in the child care subsidy
14
Nov

Kamala Harris proposes unique after-school child care bill & parents have thoughts

  EXCERPTS It’s a familiar scenario in the United States: Many parents work until at least 5 or 6, sometimes 7 o’clock, while their kids are released from school sometimes as early as 2 p.m. What can be done to address...
14
Nov

Commissioner Carole Johnson on subsidies and funding for childcare in NJ

EXCERPTS "State of Affairs is pleased to welcome Carole Johnson, the Commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Human Services. Good to see you Commissioner. Thank you.

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