Projects & Publications


This information was last updated on February 1, 2013 prior to the CCHRSC’s dissolution. For more information, please see the message from the Board

Our projects produced research and developed strategies and tools to meet the needs of the child care workforce and achieve related goals. Click on the titles of our projects for more information.

When determining what your organization will pay early childhood educators for wages and salaries, it is important to understand the economic conditions of your region, whether there is a labour shortage or surplus, and the legislative requirements in place.

This section provides a glimpse into the day-to-day lives of people working in Canada’s child care sector. The people profiled here share a deep commitment to early learning and child care.

Orientation is a process for introducing new employees to the organization, its mission, its activities and programs, as well as their job. An employee handbook is often used in an orientation session. The handbook serves as a ready reference to the material covered during the orientation session.

Algonquin College of Applied Arts and Technology, Ottawa, Perth and Pembroke
ECE Programs:
Early Childhood Education Diploma – 2 years
Prerequisite: High School Diploma
Early Childhood Education Intensive Diploma – 1 year
Prerequisite: University Degree or College Diploma