Projects tagged with Early Childhood Education
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The Early Childhood Education (ECE) centre-based Parent Support and Development (PSD) programme trialled by the Ministry of Education was intended to provide early interventions that targeted vulnerable parents through a universal service. A total of 18 pilot ECE sites were selected and funded to provide PSD for a three-year...
with: Ministry for Women
Topics: Research, Voluntary & Community, Conflict & Conflict Resolution, Crime & Safety, Family Violence, Human Rights & Civil Liberties, International Relations, Law & Justice, Employment & Labour, Early Childhood Education, Tertiary Education, Families & Whānau, Marriage & Marital Relationship, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Policy, Disease, Healthcare, Pregnancy, Rural, Women, Discrimination, Gender, Sexuality
New Zealand’s reports on the United Nations Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW), Ministry of Women's Affairs.
Centre of Innovation Research: An exploration of the practices and systems that foster a sense of wellbeing and belonging for young children and their families as they transition from home to a 'formal' home-based care and education
Topics: Research, Early Childhood Education, Pedagogy, Special Character Schools, Teachers, Schools, Caregivers, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Whānau, Quality of Life
This report describes the Centre of Innovation (COI) action research project carried out by Hutt Family Day Care (HFDC) in Lower Hutt, Wellington from January 2006 to end of 2007. Hutt Family Day Care is a privately owned home-based network established in 1999. It comprises eighteen educators working from their homes which are...
Topics: Evaluation, Monitoring, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Early Childhood Education, Parenting, Children
This report provides the summary results of the 2008 Survey of Operating Costs for early childhood education (ECE) services.
This report presents findings of an evaluation of the Early Childhood Education (ECE) Centres of Innovation (COI) programme, which ran between 2003 and 2009. The evaluation focused on centres that entered the programme between 2003 and 2006 (Rounds One to Three). The purpose of the evaluation was to determine the impact of the...
with: Te Puni Kōkiri: TPK
This fact sheet presents information about the uptake of Early Childhood Education in New Zealand since 2000.
1 May 2009
Topics: Research, Early Childhood Education, Primary Education, Caregivers, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Child Development, Children
This research report provides a critical overview of recent research into how minds and brains in young children develop, and some of its implications for families in New Zealand, highlighting the critical role of parents and caregivers in the physical development of children's brains. It identifies...
Topics: Evaluation, Early Childhood Education, Schools, Parenting, Information & Communications Technology
The Early Childhood Education Information and Communication Technology Professional Learning Programme (ECE ICT PLP) is a three year pilot professional development programme established in 2006. The overarching goal of the ECE ICT PL Programme is increased teacher capability (with particular emphasis on ICT capability) that...
with: Statistics New Zealand
Topics: Research, Employment & Labour, Income & Wealth, Inequality, Unemployment, Early Childhood Education, Conservation, Environment, Natural Resources, Sustainability, Healthcare, Life expectancy, Te Āo Māori
The focus of Statistics New Zealand’s 2009 report Measuring New Zealand’s Progress Using a Sustainable Development Approach: 2008 was to answer the question ‘How is New Zealand progressing towards or away from sustainable development?’. This brochure presents key findings from that report. It addresses the...
In New Zealand there are many different types of early childhood services. When parents are looking for an early childhood service for their child, they may choose a particular service because of its type. Some services, such as kindergartens and education and care services, are teacher-led and. Others, such as Playcentres and...
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