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PlayGround Ideas

Submitted by barbchampion on Thu, 07/28/2011 - 11:57

We improve the education and wellbeing of children in under-resourced communities through training and resourcing communities to build beautiful, safe playgrounds.

Our aim is to change the culture of education and the design of schools in the developing world to become more focused on the needs of children. Particularly the need for children to play.

Childcare on a Farm!

Submitted by Audienceware on Thu, 06/23/2011 - 11:11

Farmhouse Preschool soon to open ....An Australian First

Inspired by the Forest Schools of UK/Europe, with a fulfilling dash of Reggio Emilia, due to open in Mansfield, Oct 2011.

Drive through the avenue of trees, past the horse paddock, to the homestead building with rambling verandas.

EEEC Resource Centre is moving!

Submitted by Audienceware on Mon, 06/06/2011 - 14:37

EEEC- Environmental Education in Early Childhood

Connecting with and caring for our earth

EEEC has moved!

Come and visit the new Resource Centre
192 High Street Northcote 3070 (opposite the Town Hall).

The Resource Centre is open 11am-4pm on Fridays during term time.  Resources can be viewed and ordered Monday to Friday 9am-5pm.

PRAV is now Play Australia

Submitted by Claudia on Tue, 04/26/2011 - 22:01

You may be aware that the Committee of Management of PRAV has for some time been developing plans to facilitate the transformation of PRAV into a national organisation to be known as Play Australia and to develop an organisation which will accurately reflect our membership base, and provide services and support to the development of play across all states and territories within Australia.