Education / Day Care / Preschool

School Routine

Q&A: What is your routine for school and how do you stick to it?

Headlice Prevention

Headlice seem to go hand in hand with daycare or school. Prevention is always better than a cure, so unless you want to shave your child’s head, check out the tips here.

prepare for school

Back to school tips: 10 ideas to create a smooth transition

Starting school is an exciting time for both parents and children, but also a chance for children to become more independent and learn how to do new things. Preparation in the school holidays can help the transition for school become smoother and will help children feel more confident about being away from home and willing to embrace school enthusiastically.

The first few weeks of school or kindergarten

Starting school or kindergarten is a massive change for children and parents alike.  Lots of us face a few bumps in those first few weeks, here are some tips to deal with those challenges.

Tips from a first time school mum

by Tanya
My eldest daughter Zoe started kindy in 2012, what a year!

Starting School Checklist

There are a number of things that can make the new school year begin smoothly. Here are some hints and tips to help you get organised and keep the stress to a minimum.

Essential skills for starting kindergarten

There are a number of skills that you child needs to have developed before they start school, and they might not be the ones you think! Our early childhood expert, Jan Jones, discusses which skills you really should be working on (and worrying about).

Choosing Care and Education for your Child

Choosing a child care option for your child can be both daunting and overwhelming. How do you know what the best option is for your family, and will you instantly know if the centre is up to scratch? Our early childhood expert, Jan Jones, provides some suggestions for things to look our for and what each type of care has to offer.

Childcare options

Child care is a very personal decision. You need to decide which option BEST suits you and your child. Here are some hints and tips to make that decision easier.

kindergarten readiness

Kindergarten readiness

This list  contains the main skills that your child should have before they are ready to begin their year preceding formal schooling.

X