Penny Andersen is Tamania's facilitator

Contact Penny to have a chat about what KidsMatter Early Childhood is doing in Tasmania. Penny also enjoys reflecting with others about early childhood, mental health and ways of making the most of the KidsMatter resources. 

Penny recommends resources for Tasmania

Yarning Up 

KidsMatter now have 8 series of podcasts that capture voices across Australia yarning about all things early childhood, mental health, education, Culture and community.

I enjoyed listening to Series 7, especially episode 6 Connecting with Aboriginal families.

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KidsMatter Ways action charts

These action charts are another new additon to the many great KidsMatter resources. One of my favourites is:

Learn about this community action chart

There are more action charts ... let me know what ones you are using.

What's worth checking out on Shared Thinking

If you are new to KidsMatter, or our blog try Welcome to Shared Thinking

Or ...

To deepen your understanding of what collaborative learning communities are and how to create and sustain effective systems, structures and environments that promote and support them read Collaborative learning communities, Part 1: Shaping whole-service learning

Educators and families in Tasmania are making the most of this KidsMatter information too:

Understanding mental health early childhood

 

Penny Andersen
Tasmania KidsMatter Early Childhood Facilitator