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Early Childhood Care and Development (ECCD): A Primer

Early Childhood Care and Development (ECCD): A Primer
Published In:
Children and Youth
Year Published:
2004
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This primer gives the information you need to know about Republic Act 8980 or the Early Childhood Care and Development (ECCD) Act.

RA 8980 - which was passed in 2000; provides a comprehensive national policy for the implementation of ECCD and institutionalizes the ECCD system which addresses the threats on children’s health, nutrition, education and psychosocial stimulation. The ECCD act ensures that Filipino children receive care and development during the most crucial stage of their growth.

Type of Knowledge Product:
Pamphlets
No. of Pages:
28
Author/s:
Council for the Welfare of Children (CWC)

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