International Journal of Early Childhood Education and Care

International Journal of Early Childhood Education and Care (ISSN - 2289 -3156, eISSN 2550-1763) began its first issue in 2012. IJECEC published annually (October), scholarly peer-reviewed publication, with an Editorial Board comprised of eminent scholars and is managed by the Nasional Child Development Research Centre of Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris (Sultan Idris Education University, Malaysia) with the support of Penerbit UPSI (UPSI Press). IJECEC is a global voice for both research and practice concerning early childhood education and care. This refereed journal extends across various social/cultural contexts and contributes to the international debate on holistic development for young children. This global voice for children explores a range of topics such as multicultural issues, indigenous early education, children’s learning, sustainable development, advocacy, and other issues involving early childhood education and care for the world’s children.