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posted by Samantha Page, Feb 05, 2016
Two reports released this week provide valuable information to assess the Government’s proposed Jobs for Families Childcare Package. Samantha Page, CEO of Early Childhood Australia, calls on the Federal Government to amend the Package Bill to ensure that all three and four year olds in Australia will be able to access early childhood education.
Early Childhood Australia supports many aspects of the proposed Childcare Package – particularly the extra $3 billion investment, streamlining the subsidy system and the additional support for preschool and inclusion, but it could be improved to ensure vulnerable children don’t miss out on access to early learning.
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