Despite extensive research highlighting the benefits of outdoor play, many parents and kinder and school educators are still reluctant to let children outside during winter.
A Melbourne childcare centre has embarked on an experiment to teach children about democracy and decision-making.
How many books do you read with your child each day?
Early intervention delivers positive results.
Universal low-cost childcare and workplace flexibility will help mothers return to the workplace.
Seven out of 10 preschool teachers suffer "sound-induced auditory fatigue".
Most parents know how important it is to read to their child, but not as many know the importance of helping them learn emotional skills.
Across the country, there can be a two-year age range in which kids can begin school. That's a problem, according to the Australian Childcare Alliance.
School refusal is an issue that needs to be unravelled with care.
Every school should should have at least one qualified special education teacher, and Australia should invest in a recognised pathway to be qualified.
When my son was four years old, I moved to a new neighbourhood and was keen to help him make new friends in the area. Unable to find soccer or kindergym classes, I signed us up for the only thing I could find: Spanish language classes.
High schools are being called on to provide students with more opportunities to be active.
I just want my son to not look back in the future and regret some of the decisions he made as a teenager.