With many expected to drop out, modelling shows a significant shortfall by 2023.
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.
The transition hit me harder than it hit my carefree child.
You might be surprised!
WhatsApp groups - they are an essential tool of modern parenting, right?
Real talk: getting kids to do homework can be a real chore — for the parents. Today, kids seem to be getting more homework starting at a much younger age, which means getting them to actually sit down and do it requires a nightly battle of wills.
If there's one thing I want my children to gain from their early years of school, it's a love of learning – a natural curiosity and desire to dig deeper and ask questions. So when the end-of-year report cards for each of my three children flooded into my inbox recently, I browsed them with passing interest, but that was about it.
This year, as our high school graduates make their way, bleary-eyed, out of their darkened bedrooms and into the big wide world after surviving exam season and celebration season, I'm blown away by the knowledge they've attained in pursuit of their studies.
Kids need to know failure is okay.