Both the Australian Government and World Health Organisation, agree that children under two should have zero screen time. But Dr Kate Highfield, General Manager, Professional Learning and Research Translation at Early Childhood Australia and mother of a nearly two-year-old, simply doesn’t agree. A different world Overall, Kate sees the outrage over screen time as highly […]
As far as I’m concerned, early childhood educators rate as some of the most valuable people in my life. As I drop Mr 3 off into their care, I know that he’s in safe hands. He’s happy, looked after and will be entertained ALL day. What’s not to love? But, as much as I love […]
In fact research suggests that ball pits should be called germ pits. Let’s find out more about why … Great balls of … bacteria The study looked specifically at ball pits in children’s therapy centres – so in a healthcare setting where you’d expect that things would be pretty tidy. Fact is the findings were […]
With the fast pace of modern life and the hidden pressures on our children, they need our guidance more than ever to better manage fear, worry and anxiety.