ECEC Sector/Workforce Studies

Pan-Canadian ECEC Sector Studies

Working for Change: Canada's Child Care Workforce Labour Market Update (2004)

The Main Report provides an in-depth profile of the workforce, the environment and context in which they work, and the challenges they face.

The Executive Summary provides a concise overview of the study's main findings.

The Literature Review identifies key themes and issues relevant to the child care labour market identified in research between 1998 and 2003.

The Profiles and Case Studies tell the story of 20 individuals working in various settings and capacities in early childhood education, and examine the roles played by the cities of Toronto and Vancouver in supporting regulated child care through policies and planning.

Related ECE Research 

Several organizations are engaged in research focusing on child care and related issues. Review the information below for details: