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Rise in minimum wage rates for all certificated teachers in teacher-led centres 04 June 2019 Hits: 2414
Budget 2019: Does it support wellbeing in early care and education? 30 May 2019 Hits: 1465
Caring about children’s early education - Survey results 2019 27 May 2019 Hits: 432
Christchurch Shooting: How best to support children's learning and coping in the aftermath of it 18 March 2019 Hits: 621
Failing to make the grade: Ministry of Education and ERO handling of early childhood services not meeting minimum standards in 2018 15 March 2019 Hits: 2481
Insights into how mothers choose early childhood education and care: Ministry of Social Development Report 07 March 2019 Hits: 558
China-NZ relations in early education flying high 21 February 2019 Hits: 509
Doing their best to keep children cool as temperatures soar 29 January 2019 Hits: 2312
Public funding available to open a new centre or expand a current service 28 January 2019 Hits: 1189
Early childhood teacher training scholarships 2019 09 January 2019 Hits: 2446
What is in the Draft Strategic Plan for Early Learning 19 November 2018 Hits: 2385
Changed English Language Requirements for Teacher Registration 19 November 2018 Hits: 1049
Child kicked out for attendance of less than 7 hours a day 07 November 2018 Hits: 991
Get the facts on the early childhood teacher shortage/ turnover in NZ 01 November 2018 Hits: 3076
A recipe for disaster (Early Childhood Council) 30 October 2018 Hits: 4404
Saying goodbye to election promises of funding for 100% qualified teachers 28 October 2018 Hits: 1357
Safety of children first - How a centre came to breach regulations 11 October 2018 Hits: 1522
Proposal to screen children for dyslexia, dyspraxia and giftedness with diagnosis recorded on national database 07 October 2018 Hits: 798
Ask for the pay rise you deserve now before teachers are brought in from overseas 19 September 2018 Hits: 2058
Centre shut down following allegations of horrific abuse against children 05 September 2018 Hits: 19704

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