RESOURCES


 

LINKS

Regional Wage Scales for RECEs Working in Regulated Childcare in Ontario

Piecemeal Solutions Get Piecemeal Results: Addressing Wages in Regulated Child Care in Ontario

From Vision to Action: ECEs role in the Canadian child care movement

Continuing the movement for the ECE workforce video series

Shared Framework for building an early childhood education and care system for all

College of Early Childhood Educators

Ontario Ministry of Education

Bill 10, Child Care Modernization Act, 2014

Early Childhood Educators Act, 2007

Careers in Early Childhood Studies

Top ten tips for career path planning from the Niagara Child Care Sector Executive

 

AECEO'S RESPONSE

Ontario’s Renewed Early Years and Child Care Policy Framework & Five Year Action Plan

 

RESEARCH & ARTICLES

Investing in quality: Policies, practitioners, programs and parents. A four point plan to deliver high quality early learning and care services in Ontario

Early childhood care: working conditions, training and quality of services - A systematic review (EU)

Canada’s child care workforce (CA)

The Child Care Transition: A league table of early childhood education and care in economically advanced countries (International)

Working for Change: Canada’s child care workforce (CA)

Transforming the Workforce for Children Birth Through Age 8: A Unifying Foundation (US)

Competence requirements in early childhood education and care

Child Care Wages and a Quality Child Care System

You Bet We Still Care

Encouraging Quality in Early Childhood Education and Care

What factors influence wages and benefits in early learning and child care settings

Worthy work, STILL unlivable wages: The childhood workforce 25 years after the National Child Care Staffing Study (U.S)

Piecemeal Solutions Get Piecemeal Results

From Vision to Action: ECEs role in the Canadian child care movement

 

SOURCES TO LEARN MORE ABOUT EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION AND CARE POLICY IN ONTARIO AND ACROSS CANADA

Childcare Resource and Research Unit

Child Care Advocacy Association of Canada

Atkinson Centre for Society and Child Development

Canadian Child Care Federation

Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives

 

CURRICULUM RESOURCES

This website provides lesson ideas and categorizes them based on age or medium: Kinderart.com

This article outlines how to organize observations to develop lessons based on an emergent curriculum style:

https://www.naeyc.org/files/tyc/file/YCBuell.pdf

For information on different curriculum theories read this article: http://www.oecd.org/edu/school/31672150.pdf

For activity ideas check out this website: http://www.educationworld.com/a_earlychildhood/