Mothers need to ‘be there’ for their babies

Carolyn Moynihan | 31 October 2017 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: child development, daycare, motherhood

The downstream costs of maximising daycare

Nicole M. King | 19 September 2017 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: daycare, healthcare

How ‘women’s equality’ becomes a pawn in workforce policy

Christopher Sarlo | 04 August 2017 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: daycare, gender equality, work family policy

Are children really better off with working mums?

Joanna Roughton | 22 November 2016 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: child development, daycare, working mothers

The daycare generation now demands ‘safe spaces’ at university

Laura Perrins | 03 June 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: daycare, safe spaces, universities
It makes sense, if they missed out on 'comfort and home' as toddlers.

Defamilialisation: an ideology that shapes our lives

Helen Ward | 08 December 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: daycare, defamilialisation, the family, work-life balance
The anti-family vision behind McJobs for women and daycare for children.

Made in Finland: Childcare help for all families

Jonas Himmelstrand | 07 October 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: daycare, Finland, IMFC, Nordic model
This is the 'Nordic model' to follow, not Sweden's daycare monoculture.

New research busts myths about universal daycare

Andrea Mrozek | 24 September 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: Canada, daycare
A major study finds negative effects of a much-lauded system in Quebec.

Swedish daycare II: Weak parenting, big problems

Jonas Himmelstrand | 17 September 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: daycare, Sweden
Why do Swedish youth score low on psychological health and school results?

Swedish daycare: International example, or cautionary tale?

Jonas Himmelstrand | 16 September 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: daycare, Sweden
A fascinating assessment of the highly-vaunted Swedish daycare system.

Child care and problem behaviour

Nicole M. King | 28 January 2015 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: childcare, daycare, Obama, parenting

The importance of Mum-time

Nicole M. King | 14 April 2014 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: daycare, motherhood, parenting

Do educated parents prefer home care or day-care?

Tamara El-Rahi | 18 October 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: daycare, Educated women, parenting
The higher their education, the more parents prefer day-care to home care - but overall, parents would rather stay home.

Too much, too soon?

Louise Kirk | 20 September 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: daycare, early childhood education
Children should not start school until age six or seven, say experts. But readiness, not age is the key.

Happy 1st birthday! Now it’s time to leave the nest

Mariola O'Brien | 17 September 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: daycare, Sweden
A Swedish mother questions the nation's commitment to early daycare.

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