Projects tagged with Early Childhood Education
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This report presents results from the 2011 Survey of Income, Expenditure and Fees of ECE Services. It provides information on average costs of providing ECE services, and the main drivers of these costs. It provides new information on average parental charges, and how much of services costs are met by government and how much are...
with: Ministry for Women
Topics: International Research, Literature review, Employment & Labour, Early Childhood Education, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Children, Women, Socio-economic status
This is a selective review of the evidence on the link between the cost and availability of early childhood education (ECE), and parents’, particularly mothers’, participation in work. This review is intended to inform policy advice on what impact changes in ECE costs would be likely to have on New Zealand mothers’ participation...
In May 2010 ERO’s report Success for Māori Children in Early Childhood Services identified that: One of the biggest challenges for early childhood managers and educators is to understand, review and develop processes that enable them to listen, respect and respond to what parents...
The intent of the evaluation was to gain an insight and understanding of literacy teaching and learning in early childhood education. This report complements the ERO national evaluation report, Literacy in Early Childhood: Teaching and Learning, February 2011. It presents examples of good practice from 13 early childhood...
Topics: Monitoring, Employment & Labour, Early Childhood Education, Education & Training, Primary Education, Teachers, Schools, Secondary Education, Policy, Public Service
These reports outline trends in teacher numbers, teacher loss rates and reasons for teacher losses. They are produced annually by the Demographic & Statistical Analysis Unit to assist in the Ministry's monitoring of teacher supply and give an indication of the stability of the teacher workforce and the state of...
Pathways to the Future: Ngā Huarahi Arataki was a 10-year strategic plan for early childhood education published by the Ministry of Education in 2002. This report synthesises findings from a locality-based longitudinal evaluation of Pathways to the Future: Ngā Huarahi Arataki.
2 Jun 2011
with: Ministry of Health: MoH
Topics: Early Childhood Education, Schools, Food, Natural Resources, Local Government, Policy, Healthcare, Biotechnology, Science & Technology
This report describes the microbiological and chemical quality of water in New Zealand drinking-water supplies from July 2009 to June 2010. The report comprises the following five sections: a general overview of the quality of drinking-water of all supplies within New Zealand
This report presents the findings from an outcome evaluation of the Parent Mentoring Project in Manukau initiated in 2007. It is submitted by Auckland UniServices Limited on behalf of the researchers, Dr. Deborah Widdowson and Assoc. Prof. Robyn Dixon, at the Centre for Child and Family Research, the University of Auckland.
Quality early childhood education for under-two-year-olds: What should it look like? A literature review
Topics: International Research, Literature review, Research, Early Childhood Education, Pedagogy, Teachers, Parenting, Children
Recent years have seen increasing participation of under-two-year-olds in early childhood education. This literature review draws together relevant research evidence to better understand what quality early childhood education for children under-two-years of age should look like.
Topics: Research, Employment & Labour, Early Childhood Education, Education & Training, Caregivers, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Policy, Child Development, Children, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life
This paper reports on an inquiry into the impact being enrolled in formal non-parental early childhood services has on children’s wellbeing and makes recommendations on service delivery.
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