Essay on Leadership and the National Quality Framework

Essay on Leadership and the National Quality Framework

Write an essay addressing the following two questions:
a)     Reflect on the Quality Areas included in the National Quality Standard (ACECQA, 2011) and discuss the importance of these areas in the provision of quality

education for young children in early childhood settings.
b)     What opportunities and challenges does the National Quality Framework (ACECQA, 2011) present to early childhood leaders interested in upholding social justice

for children and families in our communities?

A  clear understanding  of  the  quality  areas  in  the  NQS  was  provided(4 marks)
Thorough exploration and understanding of the importance of the NQS (8 marks)
Thoughtful critical analysis of the opportunities and challenges of implementing the NQF in  achieving social  justice  for  children  and  families (15 marks)
Evidence  of  academic  writing  skills,  including  accurate  and  appropriate  referencing,  and  clear  expression  (3 marks)

The text books for the unit are the ones I messaged you about. I have another assignment of this unit, I’ll photocopy and scan those chapters tomorrow, please use some

referencing to the 2 text books.
The main website to go to National Quality Framework:
Australian  Children’s  Education  and  Care  Quality  Authority *

Other useful websites for the unit:
• Australian  Community  Children’s  Services  (ACCS)  (Previously  NACBCS):
• Australian  Institute  of  Family  Studies:
• Australian  Institute  of  Health  and  Welfare:
• Childcare  Associations  Australia:
• Council  of  Australian  Governments:
• Community  Child  Care  Co-¬operative  NSW:
• Early  Childhood  Australia :
• Human  Rights  and  Equal  Opportunity  Commission
• Liquor,  Hospitality  and  Miscellaneous  Union:
• My  Child:
• NSW/ACT  Independent  Education  Union:
• NSW  Office  of  Industrial  Relations:
• Secretariat  of  National  Aboriginal  &  Islander  Child  Care  (SNAICC):
• Social  Justice  in  Early  Childhood  Group: