A Ministerial Advisory Group and a larger Reference Group that includes sector stakeholders and academic experts have been working together to develop the draft plan, supported by the Ministry of Education.
This work has also drawn on the Education Summit events and the broader Education Conversation, as well as a short early learning survey that closed in July.
He taonga te tamaiti, the draft strategic plan for early learning, is now open for consultation until 15 March 2019.
The full draft plan is available in:
The summary draft plan is available in: