ChildcareCanada.org - Online documents only. http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents en /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> Work activity of families with children in Canada, 2005 to 2015 http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/research-policy-practice/18/05/work-activity-families-children-canada-2005-2015 <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Statistics Canada presents the first of a series intended to shed light on a range of social and economic issues across the country based on analysis of the 2016 Census results. Among other findings, labour force participation among couple parents of young children is highlighted as being comparatively less than other couples.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Research, policy & practice Canada Wed, 23 May 2018 21:06:01 +0000 11504 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> Petite enfance: La qualité des services éducatifs au Québec http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/research-policy-practice/18/05/petite-enfance-la-qualit%C3%A9-des-services-%C3%A9ducatifs-au-qu%C3%A9bec <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>A new Quebec report observes indicators of quality across early childhood settings between 2003 and 2014. Quality—as it is sketched out in the report by multiple assessment tools— appears to be better among&nbsp;not-for-profit subsidized&nbsp;Centres de la Petite Enfance (CPEs) compared to for-profit, subsidized garderies. Key factors of quality highlighted in the report include formal education and professional development of staff, working conditions, group size, adult to child ratios and on-site communication with parents. </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Research, policy & practice Quebec Wed, 23 May 2018 19:24:19 +0000 11499 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> 2017 Report: Parents and the high cost of child care http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/research-policy-practice/18/05/2017-report-parents-and-high-cost-child-care <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Executive Summary</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Research, policy & practice United States Wed, 23 May 2018 15:44:00 +0000 11497 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> The relationship between teacher qualification and the quality of the early childhood care and learning environment http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/research-policy-practice/18/05/relationship-between-teacher-qualification-and-quality-earl <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>This review helps us understand the importance of qualified educators in early childhood learning environments. The report looks at a compilation of data suggesting that child care is more likely to be of high quality when the educators have a post-secondary diploma, degree, masters, and/or Ph.D in early childhood education and care.</p> <p>Abstract</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Research, policy & practice Australia and New Zealand Wed, 23 May 2018 13:59:57 +0000 11496 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> Is the last mile the longest? Economic gains from gender equality in Nordic countries http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/research-policy-practice/18/05/last-mile-longest-economic-gains-gender-equality-nordic-cou <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The OECD has authored a new report on family and gender-equality policies in the Nordic countries. With the highest rates of gender parity in employment compared to other OECD nations, social and economic advantages are attributed to the adoption of social policies geared to promote dual-earner/dual-carer family models. These include generously compensated parental leave and entitlement to publicly subsidized ECEC services. To conclude, authors make recommendations to close the persistent gender wage gap.</p> <p><strong>Description</strong></p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Research, policy & practice Europe economics maternity and parental leave public management entitlement social policy universal Wed, 16 May 2018 18:39:10 +0000 11478 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> Menu planning & supportive nutrition environments in child care settings http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/research-policy-practice/18/05/menu-planning-supportive-nutrition-environments-child-care- <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Practical guide </div> </div> </div> <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>The following documents highlight the important issues and best practices about nutrition and meal preparation for children. The documents are especially targeted towards child care providers. Recommendations are supported through the Child Care and Early Years Act, 2014 to meet the food consumption requirements.</p> <p>Introduction</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Research, policy & practice Canada Wed, 16 May 2018 15:05:34 +0000 11472 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> Theory of mind is related to children's resource allocations in gender stereotypic contexts http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/research-policy-practice/18/05/theory-mind-related-childrens-resource-allocations-gender-s <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>The current study expands on previous research, examining how the development of Theory of Mind (ToM) in children contributes to gender-based stereotypes impacting resource allocation. Findings suggest gender discrimination takes root in childhood as stereotypes form, and that ToM plays a significant role in mediating bias.</p> <p>Abstract</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Research, policy & practice United States Fri, 11 May 2018 18:19:18 +0000 11459 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> Time demands of single mother college students and the role of child care in their postsecondary success http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/research-policy-practice/18/05/time-demands-single-mother-college-students-and-role-child- <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>The following briefing paper highlights specific time management stresses that are faced by single mothers who are also students attending college. The paper reports that students with access to campus child care were three times more likely to graduate on time. Recommendations were made for more government funding for campus child care.</p> <p>Introduction</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Research, policy & practice United States Fri, 11 May 2018 15:47:17 +0000 11458 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> Early childhood education and care in Canada 2016 http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/research-policy-practice/18/05/early-childhood-education-and-care-canada-2016-0 <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Description</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Research, policy & practice Canada demographics funding spaces data early childhood education and care policy qualifications Wed, 09 May 2018 14:57:40 +0000 11454 at http://www.childcarecanada.org /** * @file views-view-row-rss.tpl.php * Default view template to display a item in an RSS feed. * * @ingroup views_templates */ ?> Universal childcare IS possible election campaign toolkit http://www.childcarecanada.org/documents/research-policy-practice/18/05/universal-childcare-possible-election-campaign-toolkit <div class="fieldgroup group-content"> <div class="content"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-descriptionabstract"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Leading up to the 2018 provincial election, the Ontario Coalition for Better Child Care has released a campaign toolkit with information and shareables designed to inform voters about the need for a government that will make universal, affordable, high-quality, accessible child care a reality for the families in Ontario!<br />Please get involved in our Universal Child Care IS Possible campaign! We need a government that will make universal, affordable, high-quality, accessible child care a reality for the families in Ontario!</p> <p>EXCERPTS</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Research, policy & practice Ontario Tue, 08 May 2018 16:06:21 +0000 11450 at http://www.childcarecanada.org