The Workforce Action Plan (WAP) 2016-2019 is now available and aims to improve the capacity of Queensland's early childhood education and care workforce to deliver quality outcomes for children.
Information about a wide range of initiatives and programs across the department, dedicated to the education of Queensland children from birth to eight years.
Using effective pedagogies in the early years of schooling is important in supporting children to be actively engaged, creative and successful learners.
A secure online portal has been launched to provide Approved Providers with a convenient way to advise the Regulatory Authority of any service closures due to a natural disaster.
The ECEC Emergency Closure portal is available 24 hours a day from a computer, smart phone or tablet.
Read more about the portal and register now.
From 1 January 2016, new educator-to-child ratio requirements under the National Law came into effect for centre-based and family day care services. There are also changes for long term employees at centre-based services taken to hold a Certificate III qualification.
This page was last reviewed on 06 Jan 2016