Andrea Mrozek

Quebec study confirms universal daycare harms children

September 24, 2015 (IMFC) — A new study released September 21, 2015, shows that Quebec’s daycare system has negative effects on children. The longitudinal assessment was done by heavyweight academics. It uses four different, reliable data sets including data from Statistics Canada. Their findings confirm previous research showing that universal daycare poses a threat to the emotional development of children. Here are the five need-to-know points about the new research: 1. Negative behaviours increase Children in Quebec’s daycare program had “worse health, lower life satisfaction and higher crime rates later in life.”  The authors write: “The negative impact of the Quebec program […]