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Our position is that public kindergarten needs to be brought back into NZ for future generations of NZ kiwi children to enjoy, and for all families regardless of their income. Traditionally, the NZ Government was dual partner with Kindergarten Associations in the provision of kindergartens. But today, the Ministry of Education says there is no such thing as a public kindergarten and treats kindergartens as private entities. We must work to preserve community input, and the provision of a free high-quality preschool education for children.
Government Ownership of Kindergartens. Press Release. 13 MARCH 2000. Trevor Mallard. Kindergarten teachers will be returned to the State Sector Act in a clause which
If you are not happy about restructuring proposals for your kindergarten, then here’s a helpful article with background information and questions you could ask. By
AKA Commercial Model Successfully Halted. November 30, 2017. Children are now looking more likely to be put before empire building by the Auckland Kindergarten Association
Addressing Complaints at Kindergarten Association. Opinion article. By Dr Sarah Alexander. November 13, 2017. The price of the Auckland Kindergarten Association Board sleeping at the
There are serious outcomes of kindergarten changes at the Auckland Kindergarten Association (AKA). The following is an opinion article compiled by Dr Sarah Alexander and
What’s Happening at the AKA. Opinion article. By Dr Sarah Alexander. October 29, 2017. The Auckland Kindergarten Association has dug itself a hole and it
Kindergarten Democracy Missing. Opinion Editorial. Dr Sarah Alexander. 4 October 2017. The Auckland Kindergarten Association is at the precipice of completely losing its community roots.
The Standard of Kindergarten Consultation on Changing a Publicly Revered ECE Service. An Opinion Editorial. By Dr Sarah Alexander. August, 8, 2017. The problem Kindergartens
Save the Free Kindergarten Model. This letter was first produced as a draft, and following feedback from within our early childhood networks a final copy
Heretaunga Kindergarten Association – Community Call For Preservation of Public KindergartenMay 4, 2017. New Zealand’s iconic free kindergarten is under threat of extinction. Parents and
The decline of sessional kindergartens. By Dr Sarah Alexander. June 30, 2010. The Statistics In 2009 Free Kindergartens provided a sessional preschool service to
Summary of “End of an Era for Our Kindys” Article. Parents running kindergarten committees were told in 2007 by Tania Harvey (CEO of AKA) and
Government does not want to be involved in kindergartens. Article key points. Victoria Carter, Vice-President of the AKA argues that bulk funding shows the government