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21
Apr

FREE ECE Webinar: Join the Discussion! Post Budget Webinar

Join us April 23rd at 12pm Eastern for a free webinar to discuss how the Canadian Child Care sector moves forward from the 2021 budget.
19
Apr

Federal Budget 2021 Invests Historic and Transformative $30B into the Creation of a Canada-Wide Child Care System

Read about the historic 30B investment and the plan to provide affordable, accessible, high-quality child care
14
Apr

Children’s Spirituality: Implications for Practice

What activities and practices can educators bring to their programs to support children to explore spirituality.
23
Mar

The Link Between Spirituality and Emotional Well Being in Children

Children’s natural curiosity and wonder about spiritual aspects of life can lead to a sense of hope
08
Mar

Missed the launch events for ‘Urban Playground’? Watch again and read more here

A global audience of well over 400 people took part in the two launch events for my new book Urban Playground just over a week ago. This post shares recordings of both events. Watch the full 90-minute launch event –...
13
Feb

FREE Webinar: Peer-Mentoring for ECEs

Join us February 18th at 8:00pm for this FREE webinar on peer-mentoring for ECEs.
26
Jul

Early childhood policies and systems in eight countries: Findings from IEA’s early childhood education study

 Summary of key findings The IEA International Early Childhood Education Study (ECES) is a comparative research program of the International Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement (IEA). The purpose...
26
Jul

Canada Child Benefit: Parents sound off

  EXCERPTS The Canada Child Benefit (CCB) launched this week, which meant a change in monthly assistance for many Canadian families. The new benefit replaces the Canada Child Tax Benefit, the Universal Child Care...
26
Jul

The kids are still not alright

Opinion   EXCERPTS By the time millions of children enter kindergarten in America, they're already lagging behind. Much has been said about the need to level the playing the field throughout...
26
Jul

Cost of child care: Much more than a family matter

  EXCERPTS Working families face several challenges to make ends meet, and one of them is the increasingly steep cost of child care. Some parents say they absolutely have to return to work to keep their families afloat...

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