Latest News

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

Oct

07

Did you know you can run a ThingleToodle session online?

Our amazing ThingleToodle sessions have morphed into virtual sessions. (more…)

Oct

07

Want a free Road Safety Ed PD session?

Do you want a free Starting out Safely ‘Embedding road safety education into curriculum’ professional learning session? Then join this session on Monday 11 October commencing at 6.15pm. (more…)

Oct

07

Change a child’s life today…

by donating to the EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION FOUNDATION (more…)

Oct

07

Opportunity to deliver the Early Childhood Language Program in 2022

The Department of Education and Training is now accepting expressions of interest from early childhood services that would like to deliver the Early Childhood Language Program in 2022. (more…)

Oct

07

WorkSafe Vic want to hear from employers and workers in the Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) sector

WorkSafe Vic want to hear from employers and workers in the Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) sector. (more…)

Oct

07

New provision for school teachers to be recognised as ECTs

Please see the recent change by ACECQA to make it easier to be equivalent ECT Recognition as an ‘equivalent early childhood teacher’ | ACECQA. From 1 January 2022, a person who holds ALL of the following will be recognised as equivalent to an early childhood teacher: (more…)

Oct

07

New skilled migration pathway for ECTs

Early childhood teachers who are currently working in Victoria can now apply for Victorian nominated skilled visas under the Workforce Skills Pathway. (more…)

Oct

07

Introducing Raising Healthy Minds

The Raising Children Network are excited to share Raising Healthy Minds – a new app filled with tips and practical ideas to help parents and carers raise confident, resilient children aged 0-12, and to help the professionals who support them. (more…)

Oct

07

Infrastructure grants to help with 3-year-old roll out in Vic

The Victorian School Building Authority provides year-round grant opportunities to Victoria’s early childhood sector through its Building Blocks funding program.  In September 2021, they launched a new Planning grant to help organisations plan and prepare future kindergarten infrastructure projects. Eligible organisations can apply for a one-off grant of up to $150,000 for planning and pre-construction work for projects that will help the roll out of 3-year-old kindergarten across Victoria.

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Oct

06

Member information forum on vaccinations

ELAA Members are invited to attend an information session on mandatory vaccinations on Tuesday 12 October at 7pm. In this session we will be outlining the requirements of employers under the Public Health Order and answering your questions. (more…)

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