FORUM: Early childhood education AT THE CROSSROADS


This year the Australian Government will be making some big decisions about the future of early childhood education in Australia. And it’s up to us to make sure they make the right decisions.

We need them understand that Australia cannot afford to compromise on quality standards for our children. There is nothing more important than the future of our children.

Through our Big Steps campaign we have built an inspiring vision for our sector: where quality is at the heart of early childhood education, and where every child gets the best possible start in life. That means high quality programs, one-on-one time with children and low staff turnover through professional wages.

We cannot afford to go backwards to poverty wages for educators, endless staff turnover and uneven standards for our children.

If we believe that in this important vision then we need to stand together as a community and fight for it.

That’s why at 10am on Saturday 3 May educators, directors, employers and parents will be coming together at William Angliss Institute to launch our plan for the future of early childhood education and care in Australia.

Australian children deserve the best start in life – there can be no compromise on quality.

May 03, 2014 at 10am - 12:30pm
William Angliss TAFE
555 La Trobe St
Level 5
Melbourne, VIC 3000
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Cheryl Hutchins Elicia Napoli Jessie Berger Ann Leslie Alison Ferrett Robyn Mather Linda Hendy Susie Gilchrist krista van dam Julie Kemp Annette Smart josh stuart Jane Arnett Mylee Gwozdz Halina Chcosnik Kylie Grey Michelle Milsome Clive Pattison Charity Danquah Rakeshkumar Prajapati Bessie Dossetor Dan Robson Amal Cimino Anne Marie Forrester Bindi Miles Andrew Jones Sally Baker Melanie Del Melanie Del Alison Davis Tamika Hicks Christy Sinclair Sunil Kemppi Tommy Baer Lara Corr Kristy Wilkie Michelle Williams Tim Petterson

Will you be there?

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