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11
Apr

The parental gender earning gap in the United States

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11
Apr

Early childhood education and care - Transition briefing

A new strategy to expand high-quality and affordable early childhood education and care in Ontario   EXCERPTSIssue: child care demands far outstrip supply
10
Apr

New Zealand: National targets 'arrogant and reckless' early childhood plans

The National Party's early childhood spokeswoman Nicola Willis has attacked the government's plans to make more early childhood centres non-profit.   EXCERPTS The government has said it wants...
10
Apr

Ministry of Education withholding complaints about early childhood centres 'tarnishes' industry, organisation claims

  EXCERPTS Hundreds of complaints of wrongdoing in early childcare centres have gone unreported by the Ministry of Education. The failure to release information about complaints "tarnishes" the industry's reputation and...
10
Apr

Paswani-Abote: Child care costs are a nightmare for single moms

  EXCERPTS There has been vast progress toward the emancipation and inclusion of women in the workforce. In almost every sector, women are breaking barriers — they are heading big conglomerates and leading in politics....
10
Apr

The 10-year baby window that is the key to the women’s pay gap

Women who have their first child before 25 or after 35 eventually close the salary divide with their husbands. It’s the years in between that are most problematic, research shows.   EXCERPTS...
10
Apr

12 steps to close the gender pay gap by 2025

  Description We know that the issue of the gender pay gap is complex and the product of many contributing factors. Closing it will require a multi-level strategy. This is why the Equal Pay Coalition has compiled the...
10
Apr

Equal pay day: Show women the money

The gender wage gap isn’t new. And it’s not inevitable. It’s a product of systemic discrimination sustained by employer and government choices. The solutions to close the gap have been known for decades. It’s time for...
09
Apr

Why flexible working is key if shared parental leave is to have a lasting impact on the gender pay gap

  EXCERPTS All large companies in the UK have been rushing to report their gender pay gap by an April 5 deadline, when new rules came into force to tackle the stubborn gap between the salaries of men and women.
09
Apr

Search for child-care spaces may end in Edmonton buildings

Gap in child care spaces in the southeast is obvious, Coun. Mike Nickel says   EXCERPTS Libraries, old schools, recreation centres and even old bus garages may soon be used to create more...

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