The first five years of life play a critical role in a child’s future health, happiness, development and learning.
The sustainability of any society depends on the extent to which it provides opportunities early in life for all children to achieve their full potential. Read More » Establishing quality inclusive early learning settings requires thoughtful programming and support in the most natural pre-school environment for all young children, including those who experience at-risk factors, along with a seamless transition into grade 1.
Other Alberta Resources
The following resources provide research based and philosophical underpinnings to support inclusive early learning settings.
Galileo Early Learning
Professionals and parents will find current research, videos, and promising practices about early child development, optimal learning experiences and play.
Parenting and Children
Find information about health, education, childcare and other government programs and services in Alberta for parents, families and caregivers of newborns up to age six.