Canada needs to find economically efficient ways of supporting child care programs while incentivizing quality. Credit: Shutterstock

As of June 12, child-care centres in Ontario can open, following reopenings in most regions of Qu├ębec.

But while these child-care centres are doing their part to support families in the post-coronavirus recovery, and Ontario is offering some extra help, Canada needs to find economically efficient ways of supporting child-care programs while simultaneously incentivizing quality.

In so doing, it would follow some of the smartest approaches to economic recovery, development and social wellness already evidenced in parts of Canada and