Author Archives: Admin

How To Practice Self-Care This Mother’s Day

With life so different this Mother’s Day, it’s difficult to carve out time for self-care; after all, it’s not like you can escape for a weekend away or even a treatment at your favourite local beauty salon.  However, it’s more important than ever to look after yourself when you’re feeling the weight of the world on your shoulders. Remember to take a […]

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How to keep the whole family healthy & active

by Karla Gilbert Karla Gilbert is a former Ironwoman, a mum of two girls and a certified Level III and IV Fitness Trainer. She knows exactly how to keep your whole family active, even in difficult times! Enjoy her top tips below… Reducing social interaction is a challenging prospect. It’s unchartered territory and although you […]

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What to ask on a centre tour: Our top expert tips

By World of Learning When you’re new to the world of choosing the perfect child care centre for your little one, everything can seem overwhelming. There are so many options, and not all offer up exactly what you might be looking for.  If you’re not sure where to begin, we’re here to help. Maddie Rizzo, our Centre Manager […]

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Little Learners Lend a Helping Hand for Bushfire Relief

From lemonade stands and fundraiser barbecues through to stitching joey pouches for young orphaned animals, even the littlest Australians are doing their bit to support those devastated by the bushfires. Children and educators attending World of Learning early education centres across the country are activating several initiatives to support the communities from bushfire-ravaged areas. And […]

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How to End Drop-off Drama

By Sabrina Rogers-Anderson My three-year-old twins only recently settled into their new early learning centre after clinging to me and crying at every drop-off for a couple of months. They’ve been going to child care since they were 15 months old, so it wasn’t a brand-new situation. But a series of unexpected events – sickness, holidays […]

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Learning with Nature at Lilliput

At Lilliput World of Learning, we like to provide children with Natural Materials in their daily tasks such as within Art, Building and Construction and so on. Recently, the children asked an educator about leaves and what we could do with them. After brainstorming a few ideas, we decided on doing some ‘leaf painting!’  To […]

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Good Nutrition in Care

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With Nutrition Week taking place recently, we look at what it means to practice good nutrition, within and outside childcare settings. The Importance of Good Nutrition Nutritious food is essential throughout life for health and wellbeing. In young children, not only does it help their bodies grow and develop at a healthy rate, but it […]

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Flexible Hours – The Need to Know

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When the government’s new Child Care subsidy was introduced, the Westwood family thought that they would be better off. The reality however was that the out of pocket fees for their two children to attend early learning five days a week increased. This is because the amount of subsidised hours offered by the government under […]

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