Childcare onus on employers
- CAN A 62-CENT TRANSPOSITION ADD SOUL? Battino, David // Electronic Musician;Feb2011, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p10
The article introduces the venture of composer/sound designer Alan Howarth called RA Music, which seeks to harmonize music with fundamental resonances in nature.
- QUOTE OF THE WEEK. // Regeneration & Renewal;1/18/2010, p3
The article presents a quote from former architect minister Alan Howarth on the decision of the Homes & Communities Agency to provide a sanction on housing developers.
- Beyond the double shift. Moore, Suzanne // New Statesman;7/19/2004, Vol. 133 Issue 4697, p32
Offers a look at the childcare policies in Great Britain as of July 2004. Possibility that the Labor Party will grant more parental leave to people with infants; Claim of Secretary of State for Education Charles Clarke that children are benefited when both parents are involved in child raising;...
- It's the supercomputer that counts. Dalyell, Tam // New Scientist;5/25/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1770, p57
Comments on political and social issues of interest in Britain. The need of the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) for a supercomputer if it is going to get involved in ocean forecasting; Comment of Alan Howarth, the science minister; NERC'S James Rennell Centre at the University of...
- Regulating Mister Rogers' neighborhood: The dilemmas of day care regulation. Gormley Jr., W.T. // Brookings Review;Fall90, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p21
Addresses the day care situation in the United States, noting that although the number of day care facilities is growing, parents continue to have trouble locating day care that is both affordable and of high quality. Reliable care for infants and toddlers especially difficult to find; Wages...
- Taxes, taxes, taxes...and child care. Dervarics, C. // Single Parent;Jan/Feb91, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p11
Reports on a $22 billion bill passed last fall to improve child care. Who is eligible; Restrictions on child care centers; What the bill requires of the states; What single parents should be wary of.
- The fight for a national child care system. Ferguson, B.; Kassler, J. // Canadian Dimension;Apr92, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p15
Discusses the struggle for high quality, universally accessible non-profit child care in Canada. Conference Board of Canada published research which identifies importance of employers addressing work and family life adjustment; Need for ad equate child care contested by federal Tories; Child...
- Love us, love our kids. // Glamour;Apr91, Vol. 89 Issue 4, p90
Editorial. Discusses the 101st Congress's childcare legislation and how it will help working parents who are poor or low-income. Looks at the bill's shortcomings and how it could be improved.
- Orchestrating a demand for daycare. Sheremata, Davis // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;9/26/94, Vol. 21 Issue 41, p12
Comments on the Edmonton meeting in July, 1994 on the future of daycare. At issue was the Liberal government's campaign promise to pump an estimated $720 million into Canada's daycare system over the next three years to create an additional 150,000 child spaces across Canada. Advocates'...