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National Quality Framework

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Topic 1: Why has the NQF been introduced?

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The National Quality Framework

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Topic 3: What is the National Quality Standard?

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Topic 2: What are the key changes under the National Quality Framework?

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ASK DARREN - the National Quality Framework: Good or Bad?

The National Quality Framework (NQF) is part of the Australian Government’s agenda for early childhood education and child care focused on providing Australian families with high-quality, accessible and affordable integrated early childhood education and child care. The NQF aims to raise quality and drive continuous improvement and consistency in education and care services through:a national legislative framework a National Quality Standard a national quality rating and assessment process a new national body called the Australian Children’s Education & Care Quality Authority.