Proposed Amendments to the Registration Regulation under the Early Childhood Educators Act, 2007
Ontario Regulation 221/08
Bill or Act:
Early Childhood Educators Act, 2007
Summary of Proposal:
Under the Early Childhood Educators Act, 2007, the College of Early Childhood Educators (CECE) is responsible for governing the self-regulating profession of early childhood education in Ontario.
Under this Act, the CECE may make regulations on a variety of subject matters, including registration, subject to prior review by the Ministry of Children and Youth Services and the approval of the Lieutenant Governor in Council.
Summary of Proposal
The College of Early Childhood Educators (CECE) is proposing amendments to its registration regulation to bring its registration requirements into compliance with the Ontario Labour Mobility Act, 2009 (OLMA).
The proposed amendments to the current registration regulation include:
• Provisions to comply with OLMA.
• A technical amendment to clarify the process relating to applicants whose educational qualifications are individually assessed.
• An amendment to specify dates applicable to applicants who have been issued a letter of equivalency certificate or a recognition of equivalency certificate by the Association of Early childhood Educators Ontario or the Association francophone à l’éducation des services à l’enfance de l’Ontario.
July 13, 2010
Comments Due Date:
September 1, 2010
Ministry of Education, Child Care Unit, 900 Bay Street 24th Floor Mowat Block, Toronto, ON M7A 1L2
Additional Contact Address: Registrar of the College of Early Childhood Educators, 438 University Avenue Suite 1900, Toronto, ON M5G 2K8