Affinity Education Group focuses on excellence with creation of committee

A new national Education Excellence Committee comprising of early childhood teachers (ECTs) from across Victoria, Western Australia, New South Wales and Queensland has been established by Affinity Education group.

4 hours ago

by Freya Lucas

KU West Pymble celebrates half a century of learning and care for children

The Kindergarten Union (KU) West Pymble preschool have recently celebrated their 50th anniversary, holding a community afternoon tea, which was attended by local politicians, KU Children’s Services CEO, Christine Legg, children, parents, families and staff from the centre.

4 days ago

by Freya Lucas

Nowra TAFE ECEC graduates are in a class of their own, all securing roles on graduation

Recent graduates from this year’s Certificate III in early childhood education and care at TAFE NSW Nowra have all secured employment offers in the Shoalhaven region, with only one student, who will be taking parental leave, not immediately commencing work after graduation.

5 days ago

by Freya Lucas

WA preschoolers are lagging behind when it comes to basic physical skills, study shows

More than 4,000 children in Western Australia have been involved in a program run by the University of Western Australia (UWA), designed to test their level of basic physical skills like running, jumping and catching a ball. Researchers found that many children are falling well short of age-based expectations in these domains.

6 days ago

by Freya Lucas

Goodstart remembers founding board member Lynne Wannan AM

In a statement published yesterday Goodstart Early Learning has expressed their sadness at the passing of Lynne Wannan AM, a founding Board Member of the organisation.

6 days ago

by Jason Roberts