Blog Posts Tagged "change"

4 Tips for Helping Children Adjust to Daylight Saving

It’s here! Spring has sprung and summer is almost upon us! The good news is that you no longer have to wash thick woollen jumpers and wait for days for them to dry. The bad news is that daylight saving often brings with it a host of sleep problems as little ones struggle to adjust.

If you’ve got your children on a tight schedule so that everyone can get out the door in the mornings, daylight saving can mean some rather ugly tantrums as you struggle to wake, dress, and feed everyone an hour earlier than their bodies are accustomed. What’s more, that loss of sleep can be even tougher on your children come six o’clock. Read more

Changes to National Quality Framework and How They Affect You

On October 1 2017 some important changes to the National Quality Framework (NQF) will come into effect. These changes will give child care providers more authority over who they put in charge and cut through a lot of the red tape that often gets in the way of offering quality care.

The NQF is an agreement between Federal and State governments to provide quality and consistent education and care to children. The NQF introduced a Quality Care Standard in 2012 which set a minimum standard of care and established a rating system across long day care, family day care, preschool, and out of school hours care. Read more

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