Supporting the learning, development, health and wellbeing of babies and young children through services, legislation, education and care.
Training opportunities available for early childhood education and care providers to understand their obligations to protect children.
Educators can use assessment tools to help children become more aware of their learning. When children are aware of their learning they believe in their ability to achieve because they can see their progress more clearly.
The Smith Family’s Let’s Count program helps parents and early childhood educators build their capacity to teach maths, ultimately developing children’s maths skills.
'Replacing the blue book, the new Child Health Record will document a child's health in everyday language.'
Maternal and Child Health Nurse
'I think all children should come to kindergarten. Kindergarten is a wonderful opportunity for children to learn and to play.'
Maree, Kindergarten Teacher
The KinderGardens for Wildlife program helps to build natural habitats in playgrounds.
Early Awards Winner: Knox City Council, Little GreenLeaves