Children make sense of their world through play. It supports their physical, social, emotional, cognitive and literacy and numeracy development.
In this video, a mother talks about the importance of learning through play, and how quality early learning draws on a wide range of play-based experiences for her son’s learning and development.
All early learning services across Australia are assessed under the National Quality Framework (NQF). The NQF sets a high national quality standard to improve outcomes for children.
The importance of play in children’s learning and development