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Attending a service

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The assessment and rating process

This article is a brief guide to the assessment and rating process for approved early childhood education and care services across Australia.

Last updated: March 26, 24
What is STEM and why is it important?
Last updated: July 12, 24
Taking images
Last updated: July 12, 24

Your child's development

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Play based learning supports your child’s development

Learning through play is one of the most important ways children learn and develop. Children’s success as learners depends on developing strong foundations from infancy, and play based learning supports this.

Last updated: February 16, 24
Reading with toddlers
Last updated: July 12, 24
Talking and reading with babies
Last updated: April 3, 24
Birth to 4 month olds
Last updated: March 26, 24

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