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Family Day Care finds an advocate in Shooters, Fishers and Farmers party

The message from Mark Banasiak, MLC of the Shooters Fishers and Farmers Party when it comes to the ECEC Relief Package is forthright “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it”.

2 hours, 21 minutes ago

by Freya Lucas

Global approach needed to scale up distance learning, support those at risk: UNESCO

With 87 per cent of the world affected by educational disruption as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, UNESCO has launched a global education coalition to support countries in scaling up their distance learning options to ensure children who are most vulnerable are supported.

2 days ago

by Freya Lucas

ECA explains role in ECEC Relief Package responding to sector speculation

Early Childhood Australia (ECA) released a statement yesterday outlining its role within the early childhood education and care (ECEC) sector, and influence on governmental decision making.

2 days ago

by Freya Lucas

It’s ok to talk about it – Emerging Minds advice for helping children during COVID-19

Infant and child mental health advocate Emerging Minds has urged all those who work with and care for children to consider the impact that COVID-19 reactions and prevention measures may be having on children, issuing a reminder with a simple premise children are not immune to the community fear and anxiety caused by COVID-19.

8 days ago

by Freya Lucas

ECA encourages vulnerable ECEC employees to discuss alternate work arrangements

Early Childhood Australia (ECA) has encouraged those considered vulnerable to COVID-19 infection to approach their employers with their leadership team as the early childhood education and care (ECEC) sector continues to navigate the unfolding pandemic.

8 days ago

by Freya Lucas