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Japan to offer free preschool for children aged three to five years

Japan’s House of Representatives has approved legislation to offer free preschool education from October 2019, according to local news source The Japan Times.

8 days ago

by Lyndsie Clark

Robots and tech R&D: the future of childcare, according to India

The role of technology in educating and caring for children has been placed in the spotlight today, with moves by two ‘edutech’ companies in India to incorporate robotics, research and development, and a ‘plug in and play’ approach to the world of early childhood education and care (ECEC).

5 months ago

by Freya Lucas

Strong revenues offset set up costs at MindChamps in Q3

Mindchamps PreSchool has reported a 74 per cent% increase in Q3 revenues driven by the acquisition of 11 new centres in Australia as noted in its latest quarterly release.

5 months ago

by Jason Roberts

Game changing AI admissions screening software launched

Fujitsu has launched the early childhood education and care (ECEC) sector’s first ever artificial intelligence (AI) admissions screening software in Tokyo overnight. The system has the capacity to match thousands of children to vacancies in ECEC services in seconds.

5 months ago

by Freya Lucas

QLD experts wanted to train ECEC staff in China

A Chinese company with early childhood education and care (ECEC) centres in Queensland is hoping to use Queensland ECEC experts to train early childhood staff in China, the Queensland Premier’s Department has said.

5 months ago

by Lyndsie Clark