NZTC partnership bolsters quality ECEC educators for South East China

A collaboration between New Zealand Tertiary College (NZTC), the Fujian Preschool Education College and the China Liberal Education Technology Development Company Limited has resulted in the training of hundreds of early childhood teachers (ECTs) now working in South East China.

6 months ago

by Freya Lucas

Global focus for Japan’s preschools with IB introduction and assertiveness focus

A number of preschools in Japan have begun to broaden their offering, and “globalise” their curriculum in a bid to become more appealing to parents, and to take into account the changing face of the country, given Japan’s declining population figures, and the Japanese Government’s newly introduced policy of accepting more foregin workers, Japan News has reported.

7 months ago

by Freya Lucas

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 months 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).

a year 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.

a year ago

by Jason Roberts