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Title Created Date Hits
Overseas teachers being backed by the Ministry for jobs in ECE over local teachers 11 December 2019 Hits: 119
Funding Parity with 'Free' Kindergartens 11 December 2019 Hits: 32
What's Happening to the Petition for Early Childhood Teacher Pay Parity and Who the Signatories to the Petition Are 09 December 2019 Hits: 226
Government's New Early Learning Action Plan – Why is there not more excitement about it? 04 December 2019 Hits: 345
Eating in early childhood centres: Survival of the fittest versus safety 19 November 2019 Hits: 1437
Look out Labour, here comes National with its Education Discussion Document 13 November 2019 Hits: 2329
Recruiting Overseas Teachers – Has the ECC Business Group Got It Right? 05 November 2019 Hits: 593
An Open Letter from Early Childhood Teachers to Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern and to Hon Chris Hipkins 29 October 2019 Hits: 3876
Triple the number of teachers referred to the Disciplinary Tribunal shows profession under stress 27 October 2019 Hits: 1167
Staff without an early childhood education qualification to be responsible for early childhood centres 08 October 2019 Hits: 1257
External review needed of Ministry of Education’s work to ensure child safety in ECE 07 October 2019 Hits: 2572
Misleading: NZEI’s claim it can deliver an immediate 11% pay increase to all ECE teachers 07 October 2019 Hits: 2115
How much funding is too much to go on management salaries and profit instead of on children and teacher salaries? 06 October 2019 Hits: 4423
Amazing Honeybees all the buzz in early childhood education 25 September 2019 Hits: 371
A tree fell in an early childhood centre and everyone heard it 27 August 2019 Hits: 2773
Centralised payment of ECE teacher wages and integrated state ECE services: NZEI 06 August 2019 Hits: 2162
Ingredients for a truly ‘community’ based successful preschool 31 July 2019 Hits: 789
What the rise in ECE complaints actually tells us 27 June 2019 Hits: 1345
Only a 1% rise in minimum wage rates stipulated by the Ministry of Education for most teachers in early childhood centres 04 June 2019 Hits: 3888
Budget 2019: Does it support wellbeing in early care and education? 30 May 2019 Hits: 1892

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