ECE in PEI

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ECE in PEI

The Prince Edward Island government has made a controversial decision to allow childcare workers and early childcare educators who upgrade their credentials to teach Grades 1 and 2, as well as kindergarten.

But the idea of kindergarten teachers teaching other grades, doesn't sit well with substitute teachers.

"I'm outraged that the ministry has decided to allow people who are not qualified to teach grades 1 and 2 to be teaching these grades when there are line-ups of hundreds of teachers with full qualifications," substitute teacher Judith Reeson said.

Read more: http://www.cbc.ca/canada/prince-edward-island/story/2010/08/12/pei-childcare-teachers-584.html#ixzz0wPn2eAa0