GAP Taskforce on Early Childhood Education- Final Report

GAP Taskforce on Early Childhood Education- Final Report

Click  to download a copy of the report. Despite an increase in funding for early childhood, the gap between the most advantaged and disadvantaged children continues to widen. A report into early childhood education has found that one...

The Hon. Amanda Rishworth Addresses the McKell Institute

The Hon. Amanda Rishworth Addresses the McKell Institute

On 17 May 2018, The Hon. Amanda Rishworth MP addressed the McKell Institute and discussed her priorities as Shadow Minister for Early Childhood Education and Development.    

25 NSW EC Organisations Call on NSW Gov to: Fund Two Years of High Quality Early Learning

25 NSW EC Organisations Call on NSW Gov to: Fund Two Years of High Quality Early Learning

In this important election year, the NSW early childhood education and care sector has come together to call upon the next NSW Government to make a firm commitment to affordable, high qualit...

Leading early learning & care providers come together to campaign for children ahead of the Federal Election

Leading early learning & care providers come together to campaign for children ahead of the Federal Election

Leading early learning and care providers from around Australia have come together for the first time to ensure the needs of very young children are top of mind in the coming Federal election. L...

ELACCA welcomes Green’s $20 billion policy enabling free preschool programs

ELACCA welcomes Green’s $20 billion policy enabling free preschool programs

The Early Learning and Care Council of Australia (ELACCA) welcomes the Australian Greens announcement of a policy that will enable free preschool programs for all three and four-year-old Austral...

ELACCA welcomes Labor’s commitment to increase wages of sector professionals and increase investment in Child Care Subsidy

ELACCA welcomes Labor’s commitment to increase wages of sector professionals and increase investment in Child Care Subsidy

Labor’s investment in quality early education by reducing costs for families and increasing wages of early childhood professionals is welcomed by the Early Learning and Care Council of Austral...

Launch into Learning Issues Early Learning Report Card ahead of the NSW election

Launch into Learning Issues Early Learning Report Card ahead of the NSW election

NSW voters who care about very young children’s access to early learning can take advantage of report card on the major parties early learning commitments before they vote on Saturday. Spearh...

Federal election early learning scorecard

Federal election early learning scorecard

What are our federal leaders saying about early learning for all Australian children? We asked the major parties for commitments on our five key policy asks for the Federal Election. Here’s h...