Date: 09-10-2018

NEWS - INTESYS Increases Cooperation in Early Years Services - Part 9

INTESYS shows we are stronger together when striving toward goals.

Date: 27-06-2018

NEWS - Early Childhood Workforce gains momentum amidst critical reforms

New recommendation study to boost quality at Ukrainian preschools

Today, the Early Childhood Workforce Initiative launches an insightful report, Supporting the Early childhood Workforce at Scale: Preschool Education in Ukraine.  It is released at a critical moment for early childhood services in Ukraine. As recently, policymakers pushed for improving the quality of preschool education and encouraging inclusion in services.

Date: 15-05-2018

5 Steps to Quality – A word with ECEC Expert Anke van Keulen

Anke, you have developed trainings, tools and methodologies for the Early Childhood Development field for some time. What is so different or new about the 5 Steps to Quality Training that it needs our attention?

Date: 10-08-2017

Step by Step Armenia to deliver alternative preschool education to young children

ISSA member Step by Step Benevolent Foundation Armenia, UNICEF Armenia, Tumanyan consolidated community of Lori region and the Finance Officers Association signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Government in Vandzor, Armenia.

Date: 09-08-2017

The Ukrainian Step by Step Foundation and UNICEF deliver training benefitting children in war zones

The Ukrainian Step by Step Foundation (USSF) and UNICEF present the results of their project “Kindergarten – environment friendly to a child”. Over 2500 pedagogues working with children in war zones were trained.

Date: 09-08-2017

In Serbia it’s time to focus on preschool education, the Minister of Education says

The international conference “Key dimensions of the quality development in Early Childhood Education and Care - The Preschool Curriculum Framework” was held in Belgrade on May 23rd.

Date: 21-08-2014

New training for 300 preschool teachers and experts in Moldova

  • The Step by Step organisation in Moldova organized a nine-day training delivered in three rounds (Module I in February, Module II in April, and Module III in August) with the aim to contribute to the reform of preschool education in the country, based on a child-centered paradigm.
Date: 13-05-2014

New manual for diversification of programs in Serbia

  • The manual and its practicum offer alternative ways to make preschool education accessible to a larger number of children that still remain outside the mainstream system.
Date: 29-11-2013

Case study on ISSA’s teacher training featured in a new report from the European Commission

  • ISSA’s and OSF’s approach to training and pedagogy, featured as a good example of practical research.
  • The adoption of more democratic processes in early childhood education, highlighted as a priority and a successful practice in ISSA’s approach.