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Child care in Sweden

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Journeyman Pictures
Publication Date: 
16 Nov 2011


Short video by Journeyman Pictures showcases Swedish child care system. This video includes interviews with Swedish early childhood educators as well as early childhood expert Bengt-Erik Andersson.

For more information on the Swedish child care system see:

The politics of pre-school: Intentions and decisions underlying the emergence and growth of the Swedish pre-school
Barbara Korpi, Swedish Ministry of Education and Research, 25 Oct 07

Curriculum for pre-school
Swedish National Agency for Education (Skolverket)

Preschool class for 6-year-olds in Sweden: A bridge between early childhood and compulsory school
Yoshie Kaga, UNESCO Policy Brief, 1 Jun 07

How Swede it is: Learning from Sweden's perspective on children
John Hoffman, Today's Parent, 15 Jun 05

CUPE public child care profile: Sweden
Canadian Union of Public Employees, 1 Oct 09