On Wednesday 24 October, 2018, KidsMatter Consultants Tanya Burr and Paola Mercado joined us for a webinar which looked at the challenges educators face at this time of the year. They discussed the changes occurring for everyone – children, families, educators and whole of services and suggests strategies to promote resilience and positive mental health and wellbeing as the year draws to a close.
World Teacher’s day is celebrated in Australia on the last Friday in October.Teachers have played a part in everyone’s lives and they work together and with families to provide the best possible outcome for children and young people.
Lately we’ve been thinking lots about networking; why it is so important and all the different ways it can happen. And we've identified the one essential consideration to make networking a success ... Find out what it is!
National Mental Health Week and Children’s Week both fall in October and they are especially significant to KidsMatter Early Childhood―because they privilege children, mental health and all we do to support them.
On Thursday 6 September, 2018, presenters Sara Richardson and Natasha Marston explored the importance of relationships and adult expectations and how better self-regulation skills in early childhood lead to better social skills and better mental health throughout life.