Early education

Report

19 Dec 2018

This second report builds on last year’s inaugural report and focusses on progress made during 2017-18 in implementing the National Partnership on the National Quality Agenda for Early Childhood Education and Care.

Report

8 Nov 2018

More than 20,000 quality assessments of children’s education and care services have been undertaken by state and territory regulatory authorities since 2012, with almost 2000 of these using the 2018 National Quality Standard (NQS), introduced from 1 February 2018.

In its Q3 2018 NQF...

Report

9 Aug 2018

ACECQA announced that almost eight out of 10 (78%) children’s education and care services with a quality rating have an overall rating of Meeting National Quality Standard (NQS) or above.

“The National Quality Framework, which includes the NQS, has raised quality and continues to...

Report

10 May 2018

ACECQA announced that 67% of children’s education and care services previously rated Working Towards National Quality Standard have improved their overall quality rating at reassessment.

Report

8 Feb 2018

ACECQA has announced that 94% of all children’s education and care services approved under the National Quality Framework (NQF) have received a quality rating, with 77% rated at Meeting National Quality Standard (NQS) or above (as at 31 December 2017).

“In the last five...

Annual Report

11 Jan 2018

This report details the performance of the National Quality Framework (NQF) across the early childhood education and care sector over the past five years and provides analysis against the objectives and outcomes of the National Partnership on the National Quality Agenda.

Evaluation

30 Nov 2017

The NQF Evaluation Framework was developed by ACECQA with state and territory governments and the Australian Government to provide a common way of understanding whether and how the Nation Quality Framework (NQF) is meeting its objectives.

The framework lays the foundation and parameters for...

Report

9 Nov 2017

ACECQA announced that 93% of all children’s education and care services approved under the National Quality Framework (NQF) have received a quality rating, with 75% rated at ‘Meeting National Quality Standard’ (NQS) or above (as at 30 September 2017).

To be rated ‘Meeting NQS’,...

Report

10 Aug 2017

As at 30 June 2017, 14,106 children’s education and care services (91% of all services approved to operate under the National Quality Framework) have received a quality rating, with 73% rated at Meeting National Quality Standard (NQS) or above. There have also been almost 2,500...

Report

11 May 2017

As at 31 March 2017, 73% of children’s education and care services are rated at Meeting National Quality Standard (NQS) or above, up from 69% a year ago.

ACECQA Chief Executive Gabrielle Sinclair said the figures indicated the national assessment and rating system is...

Report

9 Feb 2017

As at 31 December 2016, more than 70 per cent of children’s education and care services have been rated at Meeting National Quality Standard (NQS) or above, according to new data released by the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA).

ACECQA Chief...

Report

11 Aug 2016

Australia’s education and care sector continues to grow and ongoing improvement is taking place under the National Quality Standard (NQS), according to new data released by the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA).

ACECQA Chief Executive Officer Karen Curtis said the performance...

Report

11 May 2016

More than three-quarters of children’s education and care services assessed under the National Quality Framework (NQF) have a quality rating, according to new data released by the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority.

ACECQA Chief Executive Officer Karen Curtis said this was a...

Report

11 Feb 2016

The NQF Snapshot Q4 2015 is ACECQA’s 12th national report on children’s education and care services operating under the National Quality Framework.

The data presented in this Snapshot was taken from the National Quality Agenda IT System (NQA ITS) on 1 January 2016 for...

Report

12 Nov 2015

The NQF Snapshot Q3 2015 is ACECQA’s 11th national report on children’s education and care services operating under the National Quality Framework.

The data presented in this Snapshot was taken from the National Quality Agenda IT System (NQA ITS) on 1 October 2015 for...

Report

5 Aug 2015

The NQF Snapshot Q2 2015 is ACECQA’s 10th national report on children’s education and care services operating under the National Quality Framework.

Snapshot highlights include:

·14,910 children’s education and care services operating under the NQF across Australia

·9347 or 63% of services...

Report

14 May 2015

The NQF Snapshot Q1 2015 is ACECQA’s ninth national report on children’s education and care services.

The data presented in this Snapshot was taken from the National Quality Agenda IT System (NQA ITS) on 1 April 2015 for the quarter ending 31 March 2015....

Report

9 Oct 2014

The NQF Snapshot Q3 2014 is ACECQA’s seventh national report on children’s education and care services.

The data presented in this Snapshot was taken from the National Quality Agenda IT System (NQA ITS) on 1 October 2014 for the quarter ending 30 September 2014....

Report

14 Aug 2014

The NQF Snapshot Q2 2014 is ACECQA’s sixth national report on children’s education and care services.

The data presented in this Snapshot was taken from the National Quality Agenda IT System (NQA ITS) on 1 July 2014 for the quarter ending 30 June 2014....

Report

8 May 2014

The NQF Snapshot Q1 2014 is ACECQA’s fifth national report on children’s education and care services.

The data included in this Snapshot is drawn from the National Quality Agenda IT System (NQA ITS) as at 31 March 2014.

Snapshot highlights include:

14,358...

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