‘Excited’: Childcare sector cheers Labor’s $4 billion policy

‘Excited’: Childcare sector cheers Labor’s $4 billion policy

In the Media Latest News | May 1, 2019

Childcare operators have broadly welcomed Labor’s $4 billion childcare policy saying it would improve […] Read More

“I had no idea”: The story no one’s telling about early childhood educators in Australia.

“I had no idea”: The story no one’s telling about early childhood educators in Australia.

In the Media Latest News | Apr 1, 2019

My son started preschool this year. The night before his first day, I cried. I […] Read More

All you need to know about childcare funding before the national elections

All you need to know about childcare funding before the national elections

In the Media Latest News | Mar 28, 2019

We may not know the date we will be heading to the […] Read More

Australia’s “next great social policy reform”

Australia’s “next great social policy reform”

Latest News | Mar 7, 2019

Federal Labor’s plan to fund two years of early learning has won […] Read More

Labor promises $500 million to fund early learning for all 3-year-olds

Labor promises $500 million to fund early learning for all 3-year-olds

Latest News | Mar 7, 2019

NSW Labor has promised to extend early childhood education funding to every […] Read More

First lesson of play-based learning: include parents

First lesson of play-based learning: include parents

Latest News | Feb 22, 2019

The importance of ‘‘play-based learning’’ for children in the early years of […] Read More

A new beginning: let’s fund two years of early learning for all kids

A new beginning: let’s fund two years of early learning for all kids

Latest News | Feb 22, 2019

I don’t want to win an award for the most obvious statement […] Read More

We need an overhaul of early childhood education

Latest News | Feb 4, 2019

The word “parenting” hasn’t been around for long, according to a report on […] Read More

Want a more capable nation? Start younger

Latest News | Oct 10, 2018

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

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

Latest News | Oct 8, 2018

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