Resources and information for culturally diverse families to help them make their child’s early years count.
Find out about the cost of kindy and what your child may need to bring.
Learn what to look for when choosing a kindy and how to get there.
When children learn about other cultures, as well as their own cultural identity, it helps them to understand we are all different.
Join Jess as she tells her successful early learning story.
Join Jess as she shows us how she prepared for success at school.
See how family, community and culture can be welcomed into early learning.
Reading aloud and sharing stories with your child when they are young helps develop literacy skills and learn about the world around them.
In the first years of a child’s life, their brain development will create the foundations for all learning and development later in life. While genetics provide the initial ‘map’ for development, it is everyday experiences and relationships that shape a child’s brain.
Quality time with grandparents provides support for parents and strengthens important relationships.
Understanding their native language helps children feel a part of that culture and can strengthen family relationships.
Love, attention and interesting experiences create the best conditions for you baby’s brain growth, learning and development.
Juggling the many parts of family life can be hard sometimes, but having a strong support network can help.
Genetic coding form the blueprints of a child’s development, while their environment and care influences the actual construction.
Babies and young children’s brains are able to simultaneously learn more than one language.
Understand more about the National Quality Framework and ratings for Queensland Early Childhood Education and Care services.
Starting kindy and playgroups can be an intense time for children, especially for families adapting to a new country, culture, language and environment.
Find out more about regulated services offered across Queensland.
Having parents and families involved in the kindy community makes the best experience for little ones.
Telling stories is a part of culture and passing on knowledge, but did you know it also helps your child’s brain grow strong?
Having a strong connection with the community is important for kids to feel safe and welcome, so it’s great when parents and caregivers get involved in the kindy community.
There are many ways to create opportunities for your child to learn English before they start school.