EARLY CHILDHOOD QUALIFICATIONS UNDER THREAT- Early Childhood Education Associate Professor Kay Margetts says the quality of educ

Early Childhood Education Associate Professor Kay Margetts says the quality of education for children in care and pre-school is under threat by changes to the qualification requirements of staff. She notes, recent transitional changes to the minimum qualifications for early childhood educators are of concern, asking “Will early childhood teaching degrees become obsolete as potential students select a Diploma course to enable them to be counted as teachers under these recent changes?” Read more