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Enraged over the new proposed bill of The Childcare Act that the Liberals want to pass.

I got this e-mail today, and as I have been staying on top of the proposed bill in the news, I have been hoping there would be more time until the Childcare Act would be modernized. 724 more words

I'm now scared to have children.

The case for publicly funded child care in Canada – TheGlobeandMail

In Ontario, for instance, residents pay on average $925 a month for full-time licenced spots for a toddler – a rate that rises significantly in a big city.

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More Labour election promises

Labour has announced it will provide free high-quality ECE and parent support from 18 months to 3 years for the most vulnerable 5% of children. 6 more words

Labour refutes ECE claims at leaders debate

Labour refuted the $1b National claims it plans in increases to early childhood education spending, saying it has not announced its policy on that yet and, when it does, it will be paid for within normal spending allowances. 11 more words

ECE leader wins business award

Founder and Managing Director of PORSE Jenny Yule is Hawke’s Bay’s Business Person of the Year.

From primary school teacher and nanny tutor to education entrepreneur, Jenny has become a formidable figurehead in both influencing and leading a shift in perception about early childhood education and care across New Zealand. 312 more words

Survey shows government out of touch with struggling ECE services

The education sector union NZEI Te Riu Roa says a survey on early childhood education shows the government is out of touch and urgently needs to restore funding to struggling services. 260 more words

Results of consultation on the ECE Taskforce Report released

The Ministry of Education has released the results of consultation from its ECE Taskforce report An Agenda for Amazing Children published on June 1, 2011. 8 more words