Please see attached for CAYC's statement regarding the unmarked burial sites of the Kamloops Residential School.
Please join us for The Journal of Childhood Studies: Editors' Presentation & the CAYC Annual General Meeting May 13, 2021 6-7:30 PM (EST) You must register in advance for this event and be a current member to vote at the AGM. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. Register here: https://westernuniversity.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMvduCtrjoqEtYoc3jAb...
Please see attached for out Letter in Support for National Early Child Care System
The Canadian Association for Young Children (CAYC) exists to provide a critical voice on issues related to childhood and children. CAYC joins a multitude of voices and organizations in actively refusing decades of systemic injustice and oppressions that continue to operate on the lands now known as Canada. CAYC stands with the Black Lives Matter movement and with First Nations, Inuit and Métis people, on whose lands the nation state of Canada is built. We recognize that children are not equally positioned, and many live precarious lives confronting racism and oppression. Acknowledging that we function within educational institutions that are built on systemic racism, CAYC unites with educators, caregivers, families, students, researchers, policy-makers, and others toward disrupting inequities.