Wraparound childcare is a unique and effective way for children to receive the help they need (and deserve) at a school, day-care centre or after school club. It is different from traditional methods of providing children who need extra help and support as it takes a more holistic approach to care.
Welcome to the Education category, your essential resource for all things related to learning, teaching, curriculum development, and more. This is your guide to enhancing educational experiences at your organisation, promoting innovative teaching methods, and fostering a culture of continuous learning and improvement.
Child engagement and good mental well-being are paramount to good childcare. And knowing what tools to use to improve these factors is the key to understanding where to focus your efforts to gain the best outcome for the children.
So you’re in the process of planning your after school club or school holiday program and you’ve decided the best way to foster creativity, independence and tenacity is through child initiated learning. But, what next? How do you get started implementing it, and how can you set up your educators for success?
Being a parent is a full-time job, but not all parents have the luxury of spending all day with their kids. They may have work to do, an appointment, or simply wish for some time to relax. In these cases, it’s common to find a childcare provider, who can take care of your children for you.
As early years providers, one of our most crucial roles is guiding children toward self-regulation of their behaviour. This foundational skill not only supports their personal, social, and emotional development but also sets the stage for a successful transition to school life.