Anhui: new Urban District Kindergarten shall not be run as a for-profit Kindergarten
Xinhua News Agency, Hefei, November 9 (Reporter Cheng Shihua) in order to effectively do a good job in preschool education in the new era, Anhui Province recently issued new rules. It is required that the supporting kindergartens in the newly built urban areas must be synchronized with the first phase of the construction of residential areas synchronous planning, synchronous design, synchronous construction, synchronous acceptance, synchronous delivery and use. Supporting kindergartens shall not be run as profit-making kindergartens.
Recently, the Anhui Provincial Department of Education, the Provincial Department of Natural Resources, and the Provincial Department of Housing and Urban-Rural Construction issued the measures for the Management of the Construction of supporting kindergartens in Urban and Rural areas of Anhui Province. It is required that the supporting kindergartens in the newly built urban areas must be synchronized with the first phase of the construction of residential areas synchronous planning, synchronous design, synchronous construction, synchronous acceptance, synchronous delivery and use. In the design process of supporting kindergartens in residential areas, development and construction units must design in strict accordance with the relevant national kindergarten design standards, carry out construction in accordance with the design plan, and ensure that the construction of supporting kindergartens is completed according to quality and quantity on time. After the project acceptance is qualified for the record, the supporting kindergarten shall be handed over to the competent department of education administration in the county (district) in a timely manner in accordance with the territorial principle. After obtaining the land use right, if the development and construction unit fails to allocate and build kindergarten facilities in accordance with the relevant provisions, or fails to complete the residential project in the first phase of the district at the same time, the natural resources department shall not handle the planning and verification of the construction project. The supporting kindergartens in the newly built urban residential areas shall be arranged as a whole by the people's governments at the county level. After being handed over to the local administrative departments of education, the administrative departments of education shall set up public parks or entrust them into inclusive private parks, and shall not run for-profit kindergartens.
The measures also stipulate that where kindergartens in urban areas are run by the public, the people's governments at the municipal and county levels and relevant departments should do a good job in the establishment of institutions and the allocation of teachers. For those entrusted to run inclusive private parks, it is necessary to do a good job in the examination and verification of the qualifications, management ability, health and safety, and the quality of care and education of relevant institutions, clarify the subsidy standards, and strengthen dynamic supervision on the effectiveness and quality of universal benefits. After the completion of the construction of supporting kindergartens in newly-built urban residential areas, the relevant departments shall, in accordance with the relevant provisions, go through the formalities for the transfer of land and gardens and the registration of assets. No unit or individual may change the nature and use of kindergartens planned for supporting construction.