OECD: Starting Strong I + II: Early Childhood Education and Care
Starting strong. Early childhood education and care. .
Improving the quality of, and access to, early childhood education and care has become a major policy priority in OECD Member countries. The early years are increasingly viewed as the first step in lifelong learning and a key component of a successful educational, social, and family policy agenda. Countries have adopted diverse strategies to policy development in this field - [...]
Starting Strong II: Early Childhood Education and Care
Last Update: 18.11.2010 - T. Massar ;
This review of early childhood education and care (ECEC) in twenty OECD countries describes the social, economic, conceptual and research factors that influence early childhood policy. Starting Strong II outlines the progress made by the participating countries in responding to the key aspects of successful ECEC policy outlined [...]