The government is also continuing the commitment made to increase early learning opportunities and the number of licensed child care spaces. This budget provides an increase of nearly $600.000 for expansion of 15 new Pre Kindergarten programs as well as $1.0 million in capital support. As well, this budget meets the commitment to create 500 additional child care spaces in 2013-14 by providing $2.3 million in operating funding as well as capital support for eligible school based sites.
Saskatchewan 2013 budget: Balanced growth or fiscal myopia?, Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, 21 Mar 13
Education budget a boost to early years, Star Phoenix, 20 Mar 13