Pre-school programs to be subsidised under government exemption, writes Jordan Baker

Pre-school programs ...

The federal government has reassured parents that all children doing preschool programs in long day care the year before...

A childcare revolution is set to change the way we live, writes Jordan Baker

A childcare revoluti...

Jordan Baker on the new Child Care Subsidy that will see more than 75% of families...

Taxes that deter mothers from working are unfair, writes Georgina Dent

Taxes that deter mot...

Working families eligibility for child care subsidy is based on a sliding scale up to $351, 248. Georgina Dent discusses...

Vulnerable Kids Tied Up in Red Tape, reports Jordan Baker

Vulnerable Kids Tied...

Please follow the link to access this article on the Sydney Morning Herald's websi...

The ABC Reports: 80 per cent of 3 year olds to miss out on NSW preschool subsidies

The ABC Reports: 80 ...

On Friday 22 June 2018, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation reported that 80% of 3-year-olds at preschool will miss ...

Open Letter to NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian

Open Letter to NSW P...

The Early Learning and Care Council of Australia congratulate the NSW Government for recognising the benefits of two yea...

Quality Counts: For Every Child, Every Family, Our Economy and the Nation

Quality Counts: For ...

The undersigned organisations call upon the New South Wales and Australian Governments to work together to negotiate a l...

The Hon. Amanda Rishworth Addresses the McKell Institute

The Hon. Amanda Rish...

On 17 May 2018, The Hon. Amanda Rishworth MP addressed the McKell Institute and discussed her priorities as Shadow Minis...

Time for Action- Calling for Universal Early Learning for Every Australian Child

Time for Action- Cal...

We the undersigned, call on federal, state and territory governments to accept and implement the recommendations of the ...

Lifting Our Game- Report

Lifting Our Game- Re...

Susan Pascoe AM and Professor Deb Brennan's report on the review to achieve educational excellence in Australian schools...

The Smart Start

The Smart Start

This Queensland election, you have the opportunity to . Queensland parents, earl...

Early help could reduce regional kids’ disadvantage

Early help could red...

Geoff Egan reports on the disadvantages faced by rural and remote children in Queensland that lead to reading problems, ...

Video: Brain Development

Video: Brain Develop...

Goodstart Early Learning has a strong commitment to spreading the message about the value of early learning. They are p...

ELACCA and Parenthood Letter to QLD Candidates

ELACCA and Parenthoo...

The following letter was to the Queensland Labor Party, Queensland Opposition, The Greens and One Nation Party from the ...

Early Moments Matter

Early Moments Matter

For every child,

The First Thousand Days: An Evidence Paper

The First Thousand D...

The new Centre for Community Child Health (CCCH) Evidence Paper,  highlights the ...

Family Child Care Subsidy Estimator

Family Child Care Su...

Now that the Jobs For Families package has passed, the Department of Education and Training have provided a Family Child...

Upgrading Kinders and Childcare Centres Brick By Brick

Upgrading Kinders an...

  Please click to view the Media Release from the Jenny Mikados, Minister ...

NSW Budget: $217 Million for Preschool Fee Relief

NSW Budget: $217 Mil...

  Please click to view the Media Release from the NSW Department of Educat...

Child Care Reform- How Does It Affect Australian Families?

Child Care Reform- H...

A summary of the Child Care Reform was published by the Institute for Governance and Policy Analysis (IGPA) and can be v...

Sector welcomes stand alone childcare reform legislation and urges key changes.

Sector welcomes stan...

  Early learning peak bodies representing providers, families and educators have welcomed the Government’s dec...

Joint Submission to Senate Committee- 3 March 2017

Joint Submission to ...

Please click to access the joint submission. Please click to view Early Childh...

Press Release: January 31 2017 Dear Shadow Minister for Early Childhood Education and Development

Press Release: Janua...

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The Life- cycle Benefits of an Influential Early Childhood Program

The Life- cycle Bene...

Click  to download a pdf copy of this report. This article from the HCEO Working Paper Series discusses the large a...

The Heckman Equation

The Heckman Equation

Click  to download a pdf copy of this report. 'There's more to gain by tak...

GAP Taskforce on Early Childhood Education- Final Report

GAP Taskforce on Ear...

Click  to download a copy of the report. Despite an increase in funding for ear...

Childcare Subsidy Estimator

Childcare Subsidy Es...

How will the proposed new Childcare Subsidy impact on my family?...

Early Learning Sector Letter to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull 8 November 2016

Early Learning Secto...

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Press Release: August 19 Dear Mr. Birmingham

Press Release: Augus...

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Preschool- Two Years are Better than One – Mitchell Institute

Preschool- Two Years...

Click  to download a copy of the report. The Mitchell Institute has released it...