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Want a more capable nation? Start younger

Oct 10, 2018

The older I get, the more unimpressed I become with both sides – all sides – of politics. Read More »

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Research shows there are benefits from getting more three-year-olds into preschool

Oct 8, 2018

On Thursday, the Labor party pledged an additional A$1.75 billion for early education if […] Read More »

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Labor promises to axe upfront fees for 10,000 early childhood education Tafe students

Oct 8, 2018

Bill Shorten says move will help prepare the workforce for universal childcare […] Read More »

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A Shorten Labor government would extend subsidised education to three-year-olds

Oct 8, 2018

Families will be promised a $1.75 billion funding boost in a dramatic […] Read More »

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Labor to announce ambitious new preschool plan

Oct 8, 2018

EVERY year, tens of thousands of children start school at a disadvantage. […] Read More »

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Doctor’s orders: let children just play

Aug 23, 2018

Imagine a drug that could enhance a child’s creativity, critical thinking and resilience. Imagine that this drug was simple to make, safe to take, and could be had for free. Read More »

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It takes a village to raise a child but the village is missing

Jun 25, 2018

The birth announcement was simple, but profound – in so many ways. Read More »

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I am that unemployed mother taking up your daycare spaces

Jun 6, 2018

When we’re working we insist that childcare is essential in furthering our kids’ development. Why would that stop being true when you’re not working?
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What outcomes parents should expect from early childhood education and care

May 24, 2018

Parents often have different expectations for their three- to five-year-old children when […] Read More »

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Child Care Is Corporate America’s Business

May 9, 2018

More companies are finding child care is the solution to their labor […] Read More »

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