Class pets are a drawcard when choosing a kindergarten or childcare centre for your child. But Australia’s leading animal welfare group says they shouldn’t be.
Preschoolers will be learning a second language through play-based apps on tablet devices as the government announces trial will roll out in selected schools.
An eight-week program is giving teachers the power to instil good old-fashioned manners in any child from toddlers to teens.
If you are finding the last six months before your child starts big school a particularly trying time, you’re not alone.
Scientists at Kings College London claim that four-year-olds’ drawings can be used to predict future intelligence - here is what they discovered.
“I hope she’s not brown” my son said of our upcoming trip to the doctor. “I don’t like brown people.”
Proposed changes to early childhood education will leave children struggling to meet their learning potential, experts warn.
A four-year-old has learned the hard way that when you delete something, it’s gone for good.
Once thought only to be an option available to those with a large income, nannies could soon become more affordable for Australian families but would you use one?
The Coalition argues that funds should not be redirected away from the paid parental leave scheme and into childcare services, after suggestion made by a Productivity Commission.
When people see Cecile Laing ferry her young charges to school or swimming, many assume she's a babysitter. But there's a bit more to it.