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NT Government invests in STEM with special program for preschool learners

The Northern Territory Government is hoping to foster an early interest in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) with resources specifically targeted at the littlest Territorians.

8 hours, 4 minutes ago

by Freya Lucas

Devonport City Council halts ECEC rents for first six months of financial year

A Tasmanian council, Devonport City, will not charge a range of community and sporting groups – including early childhood education and care (ECEC) centres – rent for the first six month of the 2020-2021 financial year in response to the unprecedented economic conditions created by COVID 19.

8 hours, 10 minutes ago

by Freya Lucas

After Robodebt, it’s time to address ParentsNext

Robodebt isn’t the only measure the government should consider withdrawing.

10 hours, 15 minutes ago

by Elise Klein, Crawford School of Public Policy, Australian National University and Eve Vincent, Macquarie University

Mindaribba Pre-School celebrates 21 years of Reconciliation

Mindaribba Pre-School, located in the New South Wales city of Maitland, opened on Reconciliation Day in 1999, celebrating a milestone in late May when it ticked over to 21 years of working with the local community to ensure children get the best possible start in life.

1 day ago

by Freya Lucas

Report from Sentencing Advisory Council shows role of trauma in children’s choices

The Sentencing Advisory Council released the third and final report in its series on ‘crossover kids’ children sentenced or diverted in the Children’s Court of Victoria who are also known to the Child Protection Service this week, finding that children known to child protection are over-represented among sentenced and diverted children.

1 day ago

by Freya Lucas

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