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Kidicorp's rejection of corporate profit-making good news

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:43:57 +1300 | NZEI Te Riu Roa

NZEI Te Riu Roa believes that Kidicorp’s decision to convert their early childhood education business into a non-profit charity is a positive development.More >>

Recognising risks to better protect children in disaster-pro

Sun, 15 Mar 2015 10:17:06 +1300 | University of Canterbury

Providing a safe environment for children in disaster-prone countries is as much about understanding the risks associated with a disaster as it is about understanding the disaster itself, University of Canterbury’s National Centre for Research on ...More >>

Youngest equity crowdfunder on PledgeMe

Sun, 15 Mar 2015 09:40:26 +1300 | PledgeMe

Youngest equity crowdfunder on PledgeMe The world’s youngest ever equity crowdfunder is today launching a campaign to sell shares in his business. More >>

Plunket and Storytime - Books for Babies

Thu, 12 Mar 2015 10:49:52 +1300 | Storytime Foundation

A programme designed to improve bonding between new born babies and their families is being launched in Porirua next week (news eds: launch is on 18 March). More >>

Teachers collaborate to develop Enviroschool programmes

Wed, 4 Mar 2015 11:40:28 +1300 | Bay of Plenty Regional Council

Lead teachers from kindergartens, kura and schools from across the Bay of Plenty brainstormed strategies on how to develop their school environmental education programme through Enviroschools, an initiative led and funded by Bay of Plenty Regional Council.More >>

All go for Hobsonville Point Early Learning Centre

Wed, 18 Feb 2015 13:51:42 +1300 | Northern Auckland Kindergarten Association

Auckland, 18 February 2015 : There is no doubt Thursday the 22nd January was a red letter day for Northern Auckland Kindergarten Association Inc. and the community of Hobsonville Point, the rapidly growing township in North West Auckland. More >>

Evolve on track to secure 85 kindergartens by end of March

Tue, 17 Feb 2015 12:05:56 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Feb. 17 (BusinessDesk) - Evolve Education Group, the listed childcare business, said it's on track to settle its acquisitions as forecast in its prospectus and is eyeing further childcare centres for purchase. More >>

Kindergarten Association rolls out Storypark e-learning

Tue, 17 Feb 2015 11:40:59 +1300 | Auckland Kindergarten Association

Following a successful trial, the Auckland Kindergarten Association (AKA) will be providing all parents at their 111 centres with Storypark during term 1, 2015. Their colleagues at Counties Manukau, Waikato and Central Kids Kindergarten Associations ...More >>

Good Clean Fun for children and their parents!

Tue, 17 Feb 2015 11:25:43 +1300 | New Zealand Playcentre Federation

Playcentres around New Zealand are gearing up for fun events, that also give back to the communities they are a part of. More >>

Greater Teacher Aide Support Welcome

Mon, 16 Feb 2015 11:39:52 +1300 | CCS Disability Action

Greater Teacher Aide Support Welcome But Disabled Children Still Not Getting Fair Go in Early Childhood Education More >>

Lighthouse at-Home’s Christchurch Family Event

Thu, 12 Feb 2015 09:39:26 +1300 | Lighthouse at Home

( PR.co.nz ) Lighthouse at-home is New Zealand’s leading provider of home based childcare and they are now providing their service in Christchurch and holding an event to celebrate with the Christchurch community.More >>

Employing a nanny can pay

Tue, 10 Feb 2015 17:04:16 +1300 | KiwiOz Nannies

Media release 10th February 2015 Employing a nanny can pay - especially with up to 30 hours of ECE subsidies available per child, per week More >>

Childspace turns 21!

Mon, 9 Feb 2015 17:28:35 +1300 | Childspace

Childspace is a small family-owned, Wellington-based organisation making big waves in early childhood education. More >>

Lighthouse at-home has arrived in Christchurch

Mon, 9 Feb 2015 09:59:18 +1300 | Lighthouse at Home

( PR.co.nz ) Lighthouse at-home is New Zealand’s leading provider of home based childcare and they have now expanded to Christchurch. More >>

Restorative justice practices needed in classrooms

Fri, 6 Feb 2015 11:51:31 +1300 | University of Canterbury

February 6, 2015 Restorative justice practices need to be implemented in school classrooms in order to decrease referrals and increase time spent learning, an international expert and visiting professor to the University of Canterbury says. Dr Tom Cavanagh ...More >>

Lighthouse at-Home’s Christchurch Family Event

Thu, 5 Feb 2015 16:21:38 +1300 | Lighthouse at Home

Lighthouse at-Home’s Christchurch Family Event Lighthouse at-home is New Zealand’s leading provider of home based childcare and they are now providing their service in Christchurch and holding an event to celebrate with the Christchurch community.More >>

Lighthouse at home has arrived in Christchurch

Thu, 5 Feb 2015 16:20:41 +1300 | Lighthouse at Home

Lighthouse at home has arrived in Christchurch! Lighthouse at home is New Zealand’s leading provider of home based childcare and they have now expanded to Christchurch. More >>

Primary school kids raise money to help save Kiwi

Tue, 3 Feb 2015 13:31:45 +1300 | Rainbow Springs

Determined to help save our native Kiwi a group of young Warkworth Primary School students designed a website and set about fundraising. More >>

Whānau Manaaki Kindergartens: New Name, new organisation

Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:45:17 +1300 | Whanau Manaaki Kindergartens

The new kindergarten association covering much of the lower North Island has been officially launched under a new name, He Whānau Manaaki o Tararua Free Kindergarten Association Inc, or Whānau Manaaki Kindergartens for short.More >>

Minister welcomes beginning of school year

Sun, 25 Jan 2015 15:40:14 +1300 | New Zealand Government

Education Minister Hekia Parata has wished Kiwi kids well as they begin heading back to school on Monday. More >>

 

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