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Guide on How to Have Your Teaching Qualification Accredited in NSW

New South Wales early childhood teachers are now required to have their qualifications accredited similar with their peers in primary and secondary schools.   This is good news as finally early childhood educators are being recognized as the professionals they … Read More

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Helping Pre-Schoolers Develop Their Communication Skills

From the day children are born, they have been equipped with the basics that they need to communicate. And for the first 5 to 6 years of their life, they move about like sponges, absorbing everything that they need to … Read More

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Process Oriented Art in the Classroom: Doing Art for Children’s Sake

Doing art activities with your child helps in achieving the full potential of the mind.   Gifted children’s brains show that when they solve problems in their areas of giftedness, there is an increased electrical activity in the left and … Read More

Half Body Farm Animals Drawing and Colouring Activity

Half Body Farm Animals Drawing and Colouring Activity

Animals are always a sure hit with kids, especially when it comes to farm animals. There’s just something about these amazing barn critters that appeals to kids of different ages. And this huge interest that they have can be something … Read More

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Top Things Educators Should Do During Summer Break

It is the summer holidays and for most children this means time to have fun at home and maybe at the beach.   But for us educators, it is not really vacation time.   Like all other professionals, we do … Read More

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4 Puzzles for Your Child’s Development

Puzzles teach children life-skills.   Studies link puzzles in development of different areas like   fine motor skills hand-eye coordination problem-solving skills spatial skills improved Mathematics ability language and vocabulary development patience and perseverance self-esteem   Puzzles for children come … Read More

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Common Stressors for Educators and How to Manage Them

“Stress is simply a reaction to a stimulus that disturbs our physical or mental equilibrium…it’s an omnipresent part of life.” -Psychology Today                                         … Read More

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STEM Education: The Ultimate Guide

STEM is an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics.   Originally, the US immigration used the acronym to invite people with the field of expertise in the four areas to US soils.   Educators are now linking these four … Read More

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10 Tips on Promoting Socio-Emotional Competence in Children

A child’s early experiences are very important in shaping their future.   The experiences, interactions and learning that a child receives develop the cognitive, socio-emotional, and physical aspects of well-being.   This knowledge makes early childhood education important. Furthermore, the … Read More