ChildForum Office of Pre-Primary Education

ChildForum Office of Pre-Primary EducationLead advisor on early childhood care and education 
National membership 

Publisher of the New Zealand-International Research in Early Childhood Journal


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Time’s Up: Where’s the new rules for child safety? 15 October 2020 Hits: 1207
Regulation Changes – Here’s What You Need to Know and Do 14 October 2020 Hits: 1464
Why Christchurch early childhood centres don't have a problem attracting teaching staff 12 September 2020 Hits: 991
PLD for teachers working with gifted children 02 September 2020 Hits: 349
Minister extends ECE pay parity coverage 10 August 2020 Hits: 2252
Expert Testimony relating to the petition with more than 15,000 signatures requesting pay parity with primary teachers for all ECE teachers 22 July 2020 Hits: 1294
Attestation of minimum salary levels for certificated teachers 16 July 2020 Hits: 1727
Forced closure leaves parents confused and upset 09 July 2020 Hits: 4414
Free kindergarten teachers and associations showing support for early childhood teacher Pay Parity 18 June 2020 Hits: 1230
“We face closure within 12 months” – The financial outlook for ECE Services coming out of the COVID-19 Crisis 11 June 2020 Hits: 2830
Teaching Council Fees Will Be Scrapped: National Party Announcement 09 June 2020 Hits: 1637
Unclear regulations on staffing in ECE centres: Complaint heard by Parliamentary Select Committee 04 June 2020 Hits: 3954
ECE Service Providers for Paid Pay Parity 26 May 2020 Hits: 3779
Who will benefit from a 100% funding band and by how much? 19 May 2020 Hits: 1765
ECE Teachers are Made of Money – Education Minister 14 May 2020 Hits: 15917
Analysis of Pre-Budget Announcements for ECE 12 May 2020 Hits: 2225
Behind the Early Childhood Council business group’s push to make government keep all ECE centres closed 23 April 2020 Hits: 3529
Fully paid childcare for essential workers nationwide 16 April 2020 Hits: 1600
Safety must come first before early childhood services re-open to any child 12 April 2020 Hits: 8778
NZQA review of ECE qualifications 02 April 2020 Hits: 699

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