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Children who Benefit from Attending ECE Most

Children Who Benefit from ECE and Do Not Benefit – A study of 15,000 children…

ECE Sector Survey, October 2011

Early Childhood Education has been something of a hot potato for political parties in recent…

ECE Sector Confidence Survey 2018

The Confidence and Funding Survey was run to find out: Whether the government is taking…

Pay Parity Campaign Booklet

Pre-school teachers often earn far less than they could elsewhere with their levels of education.…

Constructions of Quality in Early Childhood Centres

This thesis presents the results of a study of constructions of quality in different early…

NZEI Te Riu Roa – Who Joins, Their Experiences, and the Benefits of Membership

Join NZEI Te Riu Roa – Why? What are the Benefits of Membership for Early…

ECE Sector Confidence Survey 2019

The latest and only pre-Budget survey of the early childhood sector has found that the…

Removal of the 100% ECE Qualified Target and Funding

Issues Created by the Removal of the 100% Qualified Target and Funding Band. Date: 6…

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