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07
Dec

Ontario to change in-home child care rules in attempt to boost access

EXCERPTS TORONTO -- Ontario's economic development minister is downplaying concerns about proposed changes to child care rules, saying new legislation introduced by the government will help address a shortfall of...
07
Dec

Ontario government loosens child-care rules, raising safety concerns

EXCERPTS  The government is easing daycare age ratios for the province’s youngest children — loosening restrictions that were introduced five years ago after a number of baby deaths. The move raised alarms among child-...
07
Dec

Ford government defends changes to child care rules under new bill

TORONTO – Ontario’s economic development minister is downplaying concerns about proposed changes to child care rules, saying new legislation introduced by the government will help address a shortfall of affordable child...
07
Dec

Ford government proposes increase in at-home, unlicensed daycare spaces

Proposal could lead to 'horrifying situations,' NDP Leader Andrea Horwath says EXCERPTS  Unlicensed and at-home child-care providers in Ontario may soon be able to care for more children —...
05
Dec

The care economy in post-reform China: Feminist research on unpaid and paid work and well-being

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05
Dec

The care economy in post-reform China: Feminist research on unpaid and paid work and well-being

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04
Dec

Still a man's labor market: The slowly narrowing gender wage gap

Highlights The commonly used figure to describe the gender wage ratio—that a woman earns 80 cents for every dollar earned by a man—understates the pay inequality problem by leaving many women workers out of the picture...
04
Dec

Still a man's labor market: The slowly narrowing gender wage gap

Highlights The commonly used figure to describe the gender wage ratio—that a woman earns 80 cents for every dollar earned by a man—understates the pay inequality problem by leaving many women workers out of the picture...
04
Dec

The most famous nursery schools in the world - and what they can teach us

Reggio Emilia, a mid-sized city that sits roughly halfway between Milan and Bologna, is not your grandmother’s Italy. For starters, it’s more hardscrabble than picturesque — heavily graffitied, with streets and...
04
Dec

The most famous nursery schools in the world - and what they can teach us

Reggio Emilia, a mid-sized city that sits roughly halfway between Milan and Bologna, is not your grandmother’s Italy. For starters, it’s more hardscrabble than picturesque — heavily graffitied, with streets and...

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