Teacher shortages and pay parity impact on Early Childhood Education

MEDIA RELEASE: For immediate release Early Childhood Education (ECE) is in crisis, prompting a group of multi-centre early childhood education owners to take urgent action. The newly formed group, who call themselves Advocates for Early Learning Excellence, comprise nearly one quarter of the ECE sector. Their main objectives are to …

Social issues a major theme for National Poetry Day celebrations

MEDIA RELEASE Climate change and the plight of refugees are the focus of some of the 150+ events in this year’s Phantom Billstickers National Poetry Day, taking place on Friday August 23. Our annual celebration of writing and reading poetry embraces both the personal and political in a dynamic programme …