Bad Behaviour – Early Childhood Council Childcare Business Lobby Group Suing the Government
The Early Childhood Council is suing the government to increase
Here we identify the big issues in the early childhood sector.
Our position on each issues is also stated.
Lots of information, data, and articles are provided to assist you to learn about what’s happened, challenges, and changes.
Ministry of Education Resources for Pay Parity. Commentary and Analysis by Dr Sarah Alexander. The Ministry of Education has developed a guide to the requirements
EXPLAINER BY DR SARAH ALEXANDER. August 11, 2022. The question has to be asked, why does the government only fund ECE teacher pay and conditions
Ministry of Education Lack of Enforcement on Ventilation. July 27, 2022. By law every early childhood centre in NZ must have adequate ventilation (natural or
The Table below shows the salary attestation pay rates to take effect from1 January 2023 as a result of Budget 2022. For easy comparison, alongside
Hon Chris Hipkins, Minister of Education. By email. 2 May 2022 Tēna rā koe, Minister Hipkins, E kore ngā pūtake e mākukungia e kore
A case study of an early childhood centre – Pitter Patter The Ministry of Education (MOE) received complaints from parents as well as teachers about
This opinion piece presents information released by the Ministry of Education and statements by parents in regard to the non-compliance of one centre – New
The OECE’s position on food safety and safe eating. Our position is that no infant and young child should be given food that they are
Supervision of Children Eating – What this Should Look Like in Practice in Home-based ECE and in Centres. Licensing Criterion HS19 (Home-Based) and HS22 (all
Devaluing the ECE Teaching Qualification. By David Haynes. September 15, 2020. The Early Learning Action Plan (the ELAP) has, as its third objective: “Teaching staff
July 9, 2020. The Discoveries Educare Lincoln Road Henderson centre is the latest in the Auckland childcare chain to be closed by the Ministry of
Men in Childcare and Male Teachers. Why do we need men in childcare and early education? According to Dr Sarah Alexander, perhaps one of the