Freya Lucas, Author at Sector

Freya Lucas

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Freya Lucas has over 20 years experience in education and care services, with her previous roles as an early childhood teacher, primary teacher, and ECEC operations manager giving her a unique insight into the ECEC sector at all levels. Freya’s career has seen her work in private in-home care, primary schools, long day care, out of school hours care, in addition to tuition and library information and management settings. Freya’s key role at The Sector is to cover the latest ECEC news and provide insight and analysis into sector issues and developments. Freya is engaged with two sons aged 10 and 15. Freya has fond memories of the time her boys’ spent in the early education space.

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Articles by Freya Lucas

Sustainability tips from OSHC coordinator Amy Quye

As the weather warms up around the country, and as children in New South Wales and Victoria return to outside school hours care (OSHC) services, Chisholm Primary School Catholic Out of School Hours Care (COSHC) Coordinator Amy Quye has shared her tips about empowering ways for children to make a positive difference to their environment.

18 hours

by Freya Lucas

For Goodstart Director Corrine Bell, Reconciliation is part of the every day

Ballardong Noongar woman and Goodstart Early Learning Stratton Director Corrine Bell is passionate about working with First Nations communities to share their history and culture with children and families, and to support children to “be the voice of tomorrow”.

18 hours

by Freya Lucas

Emerging Minds welcomes “life changing” new children’s mental health strategy

Emerging Minds has welcomed the recent launch of the Australian Government’s National Children’s Mental Health and Wellbeing Strategy, saying it will bring “much-needed visibility to children’s mental health and will change lives for the better”.

18 hours

by Freya Lucas

Winners of the 2021 NT Education and Care Awards announced at ceremony

The winners of the 2021 NT Education and Care Awards were announced on Friday 15 October at a ceremony held at DoubleTree Hilton, Darwin.

18 hours

by Freya Lucas

Better ventilation for Victoria’s kindergartens to reduce risk post lockdown

Better ventilation measures will be put in place for funded kindergarten programs in Victoria to reduce the risk posed by COVID-19 as service delivery returns to normal post lockdown.

18 hours

by Freya Lucas

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