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Keep up-to-date with all the latest news from the early learning sector plus benefits and services for ELAA members.

Oct

06

Commission for Children  and Young People snapshots on the impacts of COVID

The Commission for Children and Young People has released three ‘snapshots’  on the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on children and young people in Victoria. (more…)

Oct

06

Bangarra Dance Theatre PD for early years educators

Bangarra Dance Theatre are extending their professional learning program to early years educators and you don’t need any dance experience! (more…)

Oct

06

VECTEA update

All parties to the VECTEA negotiations have been in ongoing meetings with DET regarding available funding levels for the next VECTEA. (more…)

Oct

06

ELAA is saying goodbye to its 1300 number

ELAA members in regional areas should note that our 1300 730 119 enquiry number will soon become  inactive. (more…)

Oct

06

Vic DHHS web page is one-stop-shop for COVID infection control

Services should take a look at the Victorian Department of Health and Human Services’ web page on  infection control. There’s a wealth of information with guidelines on: (more…)

Oct

06

Updated ECEC workplace COVID-safe directions for Term 4

With Term 4 now under way services are reminded that  the Victorian Acting Victorian Chief Health Officer recently updated directions in regard to maintaining a COVIDSafe early childhood and education (ECEC) services. Services should note the following: (more…)

Oct

06

Make sure you make the most of ELAA’s COVID-19 management resources

Members are reminded that ELAA has developed a number of resources to assist you with operating your Early Childhood Education Service during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Recent updates include: (more…)

Oct

06

‘Shocktober’ is here & ‘Re-start a Heart Day is October 16

‘Shocktober’ is a month-long campaign to highlight the importance of knowing where Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) are located and to ensure that all AEDs are made publicly accessible and registered through Ambulance Victoria. Your early childhood education and care service can play a vital role to raise awareness about CPR and AEDs in the community. (more…)

Sep

28

Celebrate a volunteer that makes a real difference

ELAA and our preferred recruitment partner, McArthur, are proud to present the 2020 McArthur Early Childhood Volunteer of the Year Awards. Celebrate the difference that volunteers make to your early learning service by nominating a special someone for this year’s Awards. (more…)

Sep

28

We want to hear from you about Professional Learning

Early Learning Association Australia (ELAA) is currently adapting our Learning Brought to Life Event (originally conceived as a one day, face-to-face event) to a COVID-safe world in the form of a series of online Professional Development events, self-paced learning modules and other practical and informative resources. (more…)

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