LATEST STORIES

Queensland children living with disability supported through $63.6 million in funding

Funding will continue for early childhood development programs and services supporting children living with a disability, aged zero to five, Queensland Education Minister Grace Grace announced yesterday, formalising a commitment made in the recently announced Budget 2019/20.

11 days ago

by Freya Lucas

Inclusive Kindergartens on the cards for Victoria with new funding round now open

Kindergarten programs across Victoria are set to benefit from $6 million in funding under the Inclusive Kindergarten Facilities Program, designed to support more kindergartens to upgrade their playgrounds and buildings and buy new equipment to support children with additional needs.

11 days ago

by Freya Lucas

Mothers explain how they navigated work and childcare, from the 1970s to today

Over the past few decades of Australian life, government policies have gradually offered more support to working mothers, particularly through childcare subsidies and parental leave.

22 days ago

by Carla Pascoe Leahy, University of Melbourne

Greater early learning access made possible through Goodstart and Uniting partnership

Following on from “months of preparation”, a partnership between Goodstart Early Learning and Uniting (NSW/ACT) will see an increasing number of Goodstart centres offering support to children and families who are struggling to afford quality early learning.

a month ago

by Freya Lucas

QDeNgage offers Queenslanders the opportunity to engage people living with disability

Businesses, organisations and individuals, including those involved in the early childhood education and care (ECEC) sector will be able to better engage with Queenslanders living with disability thanks to a new initiative spearheaded by the Queenslanders with Disability Network (QDN).

a month ago

by Freya Lucas