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How does play inspire children’s love of learning?

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.

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