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05
Dec

In academia, a caste system for parents: Grad students, lower-paid workers say colleges fail test on rising child care costs

EXCERPTS Boston University is spending $10 million to upgrade its child care center, moving and expanding operations to a freshly renovated historic home that will offer staffing levels well above state requirements....
28
Nov

Canadian Labour Congress' 2019 Q3 Labour Market Snapshot shows need for national child care strategy

EXCERPTS OTTAWA – Recently released Statistics Canada data shows that women identify child care and family responsibilities as their main barrier to full-time employment, concludes a recent Labour Force Survey analysis...
28
Nov

30 years late: Ending poverty for the next generation

EXCERPTS On the eve of a new parliament being sworn in, the new and returning cohort of federally-elected politicians have the opportunity to make history by recommitting to the elimination of child and family poverty.
28
Nov

Framework plan for kindergartens

Excerpted from website The core values of kindergartens shall be promulgated, practised and manifest in every aspect of a kindergarten's pedagogical practices. Childhood has intrinsic value, and kindergartens shall take...
28
Nov

PEI workforce strategy project

Excerpted from the introduction The PEI Workforce Strategy Project was undertaken in response to a recommendation to the Department of Education, Early Learning and Culture in Moving Forward: The Early Years in PEI -...
28
Nov

The impact of child care subsidies on mother's education outcomes

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28
Nov

Labour Market Snapshot - Q3 2019

A quarterly overview of the latest labour market statistics Excerpted from the snapshot Across the advanced economies of the world, wage growth has stagnated since the 2008 financial crisis....
28
Nov

The US and the high price of child care

An examination of a broken system Excerpted from the executive summary In this report, we discuss our model for the child care ecosystem that includes the following six key members:
28
Nov

Documentary explores childcare crisis in America

Early Childhood Council hosts movie screening, panel discussion EXCERPTS A new documentary, “No Small Matter,” is shedding lights on the importance of early childcare and education. Tuesday...
28
Nov

We’re facing a global childcare shortage—and women and children are paying the price

EXCERPTSRulindo District, Rwanda

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