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Bright Horizons Family Solutions report steady growth in all divisions in 2018

Bright Horizons Family Solutions, a US based provider of child care, early education and other services has released its financial results for 2018 in which it reports a 9 per cent increase in revenues and 16 per cent increase in income from operations.

2 days ago

by Jason Roberts

Goodstart recognised at Gala Dinner for commitment to young Indigenous people

Early childhood education and care (ECEC) provider, Goodstart Early Learning, has been recognised for its commitment to providing career pathways for young Indigenous people at an awards dinner held earlier in February.

2 days ago

by Freya Lucas

Starting from scratch: scrapping the QIP on the path to exceeding NQS

Spensley Street outside school hours care (OSHC) co-ordinator Lisa Heard describes deleting the quality improvement plan (QIP) for her service as “the best thing” she ever did, and an integral part of supporting her service to move from a rating of “working towards” to “exceeding” the National Quality Standards (NQS).  

4 days ago

by Freya Lucas

QLD NFP provider shuts doors following “ten years of losses”

Queensland not for profit (NFP) early childhood education and care (ECEC) provider, South Burnett CTC advised staff and parents on 7 February that childcare services in Nanango, Queensland, would be closing, effective 29 March, following “ten years of financial losses”.

4 days ago

by Freya Lucas

Urgent call for epilepsy specific training – “First aid is not enough” EA says

Less than 5 per cent of education sites across Australia have received epilepsy specific training, exposing children to unnecessarily high levels of risk, Epilepsy Australia (EA) has said.

4 days ago

by Freya Lucas