male early childhood educators

Why Is There A Shortage Of Male Early Childhood Educators?

Missing In Action: Male Educators On The Fringe Male educators working in the early childhood sector are finally getting their own national association. February 17 will see the official launch of the Australian Association for Men in Early Childhood (AAMEC) … Read More

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Working With Millennial Educators In Early Childhood Education

What They’re Saying About You: The Generational Divide In Childcare Asking educators what it’s like working with their younger cohort brings out the criticism. But this is not a blog post about bashing newbies in the sector. It’s about coaxing … Read More

Collette Tayler

Collette Tayler: A Luminary In Early Childhood Education

Our sector has lost a luminary – Emeritus Professor Collette Tayler of the University of Melbourne As an advocate for early childhood education, Collette Tayler had influence across Australia and internationally. Professor Tayler passed away on 1 December, 2017. Below … Read More

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Tackle These NQS Changes First

NQS Help From Expert, Michelle Rogers Are you looking for NQS help? Have you printed out the guide to the National Quality Framework yet? All 693 pages? Sure it could be a handy doorstop, but we’ve wheeled in our resident … Read More

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How To Photograph Children In Your Child Care

10 Tips To Make Your Photos Memorable! If photos are at the heart of compelling parent communications, then the facial expressions in those photos are the currency that melts hearts and connects.  And yet, how many photos do we take each day that are too … Read More