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On 28 June 2019, Education Ministers agreed to extend a number of transitional workforce provisions to address the ongoing challenges faced by the children’s education and care sector in building…

We want to hear from educators and in particular teachers to understand more about the workforce in our sector, including how you find and use information and resources about the…

In June 2019 the ACECQA Board decided to extend an existing transitional measure that recognises primary trained teachers who have completed an approved early childhood diploma as ‘equivalent early childhood…

ACECQA wants to hear about families’ experiences choosing an education and care service for their child, and information they used to make their decisions. This survey is open to current…

The National Quality Framework (NQF) provides a national approach to the regulation of the quality of education and care services across Australia. It’s been five years since the last review…

The Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) today released its 25th NQF Snapshot report, summarising quality rating results for education and care services operating under the National Quality…

The Australian Government recently released its Delivering Skills for Today and Tomorrow package, in response to the recommendations of the independent review of Australia’s vocational education and training (VET) sector…

ACECQA, in response to sector feedback, has developed a service Self-assessment Tool to support approved providers, service leaders and educators assess the quality of their education and care service’s practices…

Recognising the important role of the educational leader, and in response to sector feedback, ACECQA has developed and launched The Educational Leader Resource. This resource is a collection of practical…

Ms Judy Hebblethwaite has commenced her second term as the Chair of the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) Board and welcomed Professor Ann Farrell into her new…