Voices from the Field

Voices from the Field is a series focused on the voices of members of the early childhood workforce from around the world.

These articles highlight how the COVID-19 crisis has impacted those working in early childhood services across sectors. By capturing different voices of the early childhood workforce and sharing their perspectives, Voices from the Field gives insight into the challenges faced across the globe.

There is so much to learn from them. We hope you welcome this as an opportunity to appreciate and celebrate their resilience, care, commitment, and professionalism.

Dr. Shafraz Kazia

Dr. Shafraz Kazia speaks about shifts in his work during the COVID-19 pandemic, and why he focuses on mental health.

Line Alvheim Elmore

Line Alvheim Elmore, a pedagogical leader in Norway tells us how cooperation with the government and public has helped her stay child-focused during the pandemic.

Luciano Ramos

Luciano Ramos of Brazil shares how he feels some practices have changed in a positive way.

Radha Pandey - Mobile Creches

Deputy Manager, Radha Pandey, shares how the pandemic shifted Mobile Creches’ primary focus to ensuring that frontline workers can connect to parents and children…