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06
Mar

Childcare Survey 2019

EXCERPTS from the Executive Summary
06
Mar

Inequalities in access to early childhood education and care in Germany

The equal access study EXCERPTS from the Introduction
06
Mar

Two years of maternity leave can diminish a mum's pension pot by £25k: How do you shore up retirement savings - and how are dads affected?

EXCERPTS A woman on average pay who takes a two year-long maternity break from work could see their pension pot slashed by £25,500, new figures show. Mums can lessen the hit to their savings if they still pay pension...
06
Mar

Early years policy should tackle the social mobility divide

The current focus on childcare entitlement can hold back toddlers from the poorest homes, says the chief executive of the Education Endowment Foundation Sir Kevan Collins. EXCERPTS Earlier...
06
Mar

Wins for women at home and abroad, but issues like decent work and childcare still need to be pushed over the finish line: Oxfam

EXCERPTS (Ottawa) Over the past year, the federal government’s bold feminist words have translated into significant policies and strategies to advance gender equality at home and abroad, but new initiatives often lacked...
06
Mar

Garderie a l' USB: Ils y ont cru, ils l'ont eue

Une victoire qui fait rêver d'avenir EXCERPTS Le gouvernement fédéral a annoncé l'octroi de 2,1 millions $ envers une garderie sur le campus de l'Université de Saint-Boniface (USB) le 15...
06
Mar

Turning feminist progress into lasting change: Feminist Scorecard 2019

Tracking government action to advance women's rights and gender equality EXCERPTS from the Introduction When Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s Liberal government took power in November 2015, it...
04
Mar

Registration open now 2019 ECEBC/CCCF National Conference! Early Childhood Education: Looking Back, Moving Forward

This year the Early Childhood Educators of BC is thrilled to be partnering with the Canadian Child Care Federation for this fantastic opportunity that will bring a variety of Provincial, National and International...
27
Feb

Paid family leave is an investment in public health, not a handout

EXCERPTS Most Americans – on both sides of the political aisle – say they support paid parental leave. However, we haven't yet found the political will to make it happen. In part, that's because the discussion always...
27
Feb

We must invest in education with a focus on equity of outcome

The disadvantages of missing out on a complete education are significant and lasting EXCERPTS The educational achievement of pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds remains alarmingly below...

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