Blog Posts Tagged "Learning"
It’s been all systems go at Bird House West Pennant Hills! From the arrival of some feathery friends to bake sales to a very special treat for our hard working team of educators, there hasn’t been a dull moment at this early learning centre in Sydney.
The long-standing, close-knit team help to make this place both families and educators love to come, with many of the educators being at the centre for over four years (with a few newbies along the way). Read more
Despite warnings about too much screen time for children, not all technology is bad. We’re surely not recommending hours of Assassin’s Creed, but that doesn’t mean your child can’t learn and create online.
The reality is, our children will be digital natives, born into an era where most jobs have at least some kind of digital element. Schools are changing the way they teach to make use of the incredible educational benefits of technology (think online research, interactive learning, and the ability to collaborate with children around the world). Read more
It’s been non-stop action at Guardian Early Learning Centre – Caringbah over the last few months. This childcare centre in the Shire has been busy setting up a new light space area and having a lot of fun along the way.
Using projectors donated from the local high school, this space focusses on intentional teaching where educators take an active role in children’s learning and builds on children’s interests and skills. Read more
Kids Club Torquay has the great fortune of being so closely located in a beautiful beachside town. Since the end of 2016, the educator team had been discussing and brainstorming the best ways in which to offer learning programs to the children as a meaningful and relevant way to form connections with the town, environment, community and each other. And this is how ‘beach kinder’ came about. Read more
Developing literacy and numeracy in the early years is so much more than simply rote learning the ABCs and 123s. Guardian’s contemporary view on literacy, numeracy means we create learning experiences for children that build on their unique interests and ways of learning, which helps to form a lifelong love of learning.
The team at Jacaranda Early Learning Centre – Underwood truly embrace this way of learning. Julie Goodall, Educational Leader at the centre says, “Educators at Jacaranda support children in their developing numeracy and literacy skills by creating meaningful provocations that ignite children’s curiosity in a meaningful way.” Read more