Sept 2013: Hamilton Spectator article – Kids First quoted

Sept 2013 Hamilton Spectator article - Kids First quoted "Full-Day kindergarten is merely glorified babysitting" Kids First Parent Association of Canada is not impressed with the move toward all-day kindergarten. "There is not one peer-reviewed empirical study of long-term outcomes…

Maclean's Magazine article: Why full-day kindergarten doesn't work. (broken link)

May 2013, Maclean's Magazine article: Why full-day kindergarten doesn't work. The article highlights the lack of concern for children's well-being in the education ministries and their total refusal to accept the findings of peer reviewed research. Note: the article incorrectly…

UK Daily Mail article featuring Kids First Swedish Colleague

Mar 17, 2013: UK Daily Mail article featuring Kids First Swedish colleague, Jonas Himmelstrand, Long days at nursery or with childminders 'raising a generation of school tearaways'. Research says that bad behaviour is linked to hours spent without parents. Jonas…

Dec 2011, Montreal Gazette article – Corruption and unfairness in Quebec’s daycare system (broken link)

Dec 2011, Montreal Gazette article – Corruption and unfairness in Quebec’s daycare system (broken link). NOTE: the article’s claim that daycare demand is higher than supply is very questionable. Parents in polls say they prefer parental care. Demand is artificially…