ECEBC Logo

Standing Strong Together

ECEBC News & Events

Stay up-to-date with the latest news, events and articles from the Early Childhood Educators of BC. 

If you have any questions on any of the information provided in the news or throughout the website please contact us.

young children playing outdoors with trucks with an early childhood educator

Sharing a letter from the Canadian Child Care Federation

Jul 14, 2022

The Canadian Child Care Federation sent an open letter to Federal/Provincial/Territorial Ministers with Primary Responsibility for Early Learning and Child Care (ELCC) as the one year anniversary of Canada's federal government announcing the historic and transformative Canada-wide child care plan passes.

View the Letter

The ChildCareBC Bulletin #40 Is Now Available!

Jun 30, 2022

View the link to find out more about:

  • BC Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) Information Session (YouTube) & Presentation (PDF)
  • Immigration Programs and Resources for Employers Presentation (PDF)
  • Early Childhood Educator Certification Presentation (PDF)
  • Early Learning and Child Care Engagement Web Page
  • Apply to Become a $10 a Day ChildCareBC Centre

ChildCareBC Bulletin #40

ECEBC Board of Directors Nominations are OPEN

Jun 22, 2022

There are many exciting opportunities in the evolving early years profession. ECEBC’s commitment to this important work is to ensure the voice of the educator is heard at this crucial time. The ECEBC Board is heavily involved in this work and is dedicated to building respect for early childhood education and educators. In fact, its work is expanding so it is now open for candidates who wish to be part of these opportunities and challenges.

Learn More

Issue #6 of ECPN's Here & Now Newsletter is now available!

Jun 16, 2022

In last month’s edition of the Here & Now newsletter ECPN highlighted issues raised by ECEBC’s call to radically reimagine The Role of the Early Childhood Educator (ECE) in BC. In this edition they extend this important conversation by asking: what kind of education might need to be in place to realize this new vision?

View ECPN's Newsletter (PDF)

Summer 2022 Bursary Information & Application Forms Online

May 6, 2022

The Summer 2022 ECE bursary information and application forms are now available. Find out more about the bursary instructions and the ‘Bursary Basics’ meeting occurring on Wednesday, May 18th, 2022 on the Education Support Fund page.

Education Support Fund

ChildCareBC Bulletin #35 is Now Available

Apr 19, 2022

The 35th edition of the ChildCareBC Bulletin was released on April 14th, 2022. View this latest edition for information on the expansion of B.C.'s affordability initiatives, transitioning back to communicable disease plans, the 2022 Federal Budget, the Peer Mentoring Program for Early Childhood Educators (ECEs) and the MNBC Early Learning and Child Care Appreciation Awards.

View Bulletin

Hundreds more early childhood educators to receive peer mentoring support

Apr 1, 2022

ECEBC and Thompson Rivers University are thrilled to announce additional funding for the Peer Mentoring Program for Early Childhood Educators (ECEs) in B.C. The Canada-British Columbia Early Learning and Child Care Agreement has allocated $500,000 over the next three years to expand the program from 17 to 35 community of practice groups across B.C. and support up to 500 ECEs.

View the Press Release

Questions or Comments? Contact Us

If you have any questions regarding the Early Childhood Educators of BC please contact us.