ChildcareCanada.org - All online documents. http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents This is the main feed for childcarecanada.org. It contains all online documents and childcare in the news items. en /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> Many childcare services fall short of nutrition recommendations http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/child-care-news/17/06/many-childcare-services-fall-short-nutrition-recommendations <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>EXCERPTS</p> <p>Many Early Childhood Education centres serving food to children do not have menus that meet nutritional guidelines, according to research from the University of Auckland’s Centre for Longitudinal Research - He Ara ki Mua.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Child care in the news Australia and New Zealand quality auspice early childhood education and care food Wed, 21 Jun 2017 16:25:18 +0000 10633 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> Toronto's licensed child care growth strategy for children under 4, 2017-2026 http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/research-policy-practice/17/06/torontos-licensed-child-care-growth-strategy-children-under <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Introduction</p> <p><strong>Toronto's licensed child care system is growing</strong></p> <p>In anticipation of increased federal and provincial investments, Toronto's licensed child care system is expected to grow. This report outlines the ideal vision for that growth in order to meet the needs of families with children 0-4, to make child care more affordable, and to ensure programs of high quality. Achieving this vision depends on significant public investments, and requires a commitment of longterm funding from all three orders of government.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Research, policy & practice Ontario accessibility affordability funding workforce Wed, 21 Jun 2017 16:06:46 +0000 10632 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> Code of ethics and standards of practice for registered early childhood educators in Ontario http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/research-policy-practice/17/06/code-ethics-and-standards-practice-registered-early-childho <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> July 1, 2017 </div> </div> </div> <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Introduction</p> <p>The College of Early Childhood Educators (the College) regulates and governs Ontario’s&nbsp;registered early childhood educators (RECEs) in the public interest. The College establishes&nbsp;and maintains:</p> <p>• registration requirements<br />• ethical and professional standards for RECEs<br />• requirements for continuous professional learning<br />• a complaints and discipline process for professional misconduct or incompetence<br />• a fitness to practise process for issues of incapacity.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Research, policy & practice Ontario legislation and regulation quality policy workforce Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:54:33 +0000 10631 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> Do childcare menus meet nutrition guidelines? Quantity, variety and quality of food provided in New Zealand early childhood education services http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/research-policy-practice/17/06/do-childcare-menus-meet-nutrition-guidelines-quantity-varie <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Abstract</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Research, policy & practice Australia and New Zealand quality auspice food meal-times Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:38:12 +0000 10630 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> Whispered gently through time - First Nations quality child care http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/research-policy-practice/17/06/whispered-gently-through-time-first-nations-quality-child-c <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A national study </div> </div> </div> <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Abstract</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Research, policy & practice Canada children's rights quality culture indigenous Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:24:43 +0000 10629 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> National child-care framework a wasted opportunity: union leaders http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/child-care-news/17/06/national-child-care-framework-wasted-opportunity-union-leaders <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>EXCERPTS</p> <p>The federal government's recently announced national child-care framework is just another misstep by a government continuously slow to deliver on its promises, says Robyn Benson, president of the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC).</p> <p>On Monday, the federal government announced it had reached a multilateral agreement about child-care funding with the provinces and territories. The agreement would invest $7.5 billion over the next 11 years to support providing child-care spaces for children under the age of six.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Child care in the news Canada accessibility funding federal social policies and programs Wed, 21 Jun 2017 13:14:47 +0000 10628 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> Towards universal child care in Canada: A tale of two policies http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/child-care-news/17/06/towards-universal-child-care-canada-tale-two-policies <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Behind the Numbers Blog </div> </div> </div> <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>EXCERPTS</p> <p>When the Ontario government rolled out its five-year child care action plan for children under 4 years earlier this month, the child care movement applauded—perhaps for the first time, and more or less enthusiastically, since the Paul Martin Liberals introduced their Canada-wide “QUAD” plan in 2004, which advanced quality, universal inclusivity and accessibility with a developmental focus.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Child care in the news Canada funding federal social policies and programs Wed, 21 Jun 2017 13:10:24 +0000 10627 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> Feds to give Ontario $435 million over 3 years for child care http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/child-care-news/17/06/feds-give-ontario-435-million-over-3-years-child-care <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>EXCERPTS</p> <p>Ontario will receive $435 million over three years from the federal government to be invested in child care, in the first such bilateral deal Ottawa has signed with the provinces.</p> <p>The federal government signed a multilateral agreement earlier this week with the provinces and territories except Quebec and British Columbia, and federal and Ontario ministers unveiled the details of Ontario's deal on Friday.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Child care in the news Ontario funding spaces federal government Wed, 21 Jun 2017 13:06:14 +0000 10626 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> N.L. to initially receive $7.5 million annually as part of new child care framework http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/child-care-news/17/06/nl-initially-receive-75-million-annually-part-new-child-care-framewo <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>EXCERPTS</p> <p>Canada’s federal, provincial and territorial governments have reached an agreement on a multilateral early learning and child care framework.</p> <p>According to a news release from the provincial government, Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Dale Kirby was in Ottawa today for the signing ceremony on behalf of the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Child care in the news Newfoundland funding spaces federal Wed, 21 Jun 2017 13:03:58 +0000 10625 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> Alberta readies for talks on new child-care deal with Ottawa http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/child-care-news/17/06/alberta-readies-talks-new-child-care-deal-ottawa <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>EXCERPTS</p> <p>Alberta will soon begin talks on a new deal that will determine how much federal funding will flow to the province for affordable child-care services.</p> <p>At stake is a slice of $7.5 billion the federal government has pledged over the next 11 years to create and support child-care spaces.</p> <p>Ottawa plans to negotiate separate, three-year bilateral agreements with each province and territory over the coming months. Alberta’s share is expected to be somewhere between $30 million and $70 million annually.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Child care in the news Alberta accessibility funding federal government Wed, 21 Jun 2017 13:00:02 +0000 10624 at http://www.childcarecanada.org