Incorporating Auslan (Australian Sign Language) into your program

Incorporating Auslan(Australian Sign Language)into your programOutline: For the last four years Andrea has been developing and implementing a program at Toowong Childcare Centre, integrating Auslan into almost every aspect of their learning. You will hear about their journey so far and experiences along the way. She will share research and support the learning of Auslan as an […]

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ECTA Social ZOOM Chat

7 May 5:30pm-6pm Join ECTA Committee Members for a social chat online via ZOOM 5:30pm - 6pm every second Thursday starting on 7 May. Coffee Sessions on 7 May, 21 May, 4 June & 18 June Grab a coffee or wine and turn on your webcam so you are able to be heard and seen. EQ […]

Connecting well-being, behaviour and play with Niki Buchan

Outline: Experience and research shows that play is critical for healthy human development at all ages, but often seen as frivolous when it comes to children and education particularly once children go to school. There is increasing concern about children’s mental health; the increase in children diagnosed with ADHD, anxiety, depression, stress, PTSD and challenging […]

Wellbeing and restorative practices beyond ” Stop it! I don’t like it!” Kelly McBurnie

REGISTER: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYpdu2rrj0rHtfvc1oh1osKkci4iXkv3TAA Restorative practices beyond " Stop it! I don't like it!" Outline: Getting beyond - "Stop it! I don't like it!" to create an RP environment. How do we move children towards becoming more reflective at a very early age? How should we deal with conflict on the playground? What alternatives are there to time […]

Specifically unpacking What Embedding Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Perspetives Looks Like within our Kindy Space with Belinda Rule

Online for members only

Specifically unpacking what embedding Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander perspectives looks like within our kindy space with Belinda Rule Wednesday 30 September 2020 5.00 – 6:30 pm Outline: Based on the amazing feedback from the ECTA online conference, Belinda will be looking at a few of the Kindy’s initiatives from start to finish.  She realises that […]

2021 ECTA Early Childhood Conference EOI

SUBMIT TO PRESENT BEFORE 30 OCTOBER Please forward to all who may be interested in submitting an expression of interest to present at the ECTA Early Childhood Conference 26 June 2021. The ECTA Early Childhood Conference has been held on the first Saturday of the June/July state school holidays since 1975. Due to the continued […]

Music-making with purpose: more than just ‘Twinkle, twinkle’

Online for members only

ECTA Webinar:  Music-making with purpose: more than just ‘Twinkle, twinkle’5pm to 6:30pm 28 October 2020ECTA Members CLICK HERE to register OUTLINE: 'Children’s music education materials should be chosen as carefully as choosing food for them.' Zoltan Kodaly This hands-on, interactive workshop will investigate the links between music and young children’s development, success in other areas of […]

ECTA AGM 2020 & WEBINAR

ECTA AGM & WEBINARWednesday 25 November 4pm to 5:30pm followed by Webinar (see details below) (The AGM will be followed by he November webinar) MEETING ID is the same for webinar and AGM. (ID and password will be sent once you register) All Individual, Concessional and Student Members of ECTA are able to attend the […]

ECTA February Webinar

Online for members only

Educator Wellbeing: The Phoenix Cups approach with Christopher Phoenix Wednesday 24 February 2021 5.00pm – 6:30 pm AVAILABLE TO ECTA 2021 MEMBERS ONLY AGE RANGE TAUGHT: Birth to Year three OUTLINE: As human beings, we all have needs that need to be met. When they aren’t met, life doesn’t function the way it should. Our behaviour […]

Windows To Early Learning Environments

Bayview Heights Community Kindergarten 6-8 Jasper Street, Woree, QLD

ECTA Cairns Regional Group invites you to have a peek at different Early Childhood Settings and to network with other Early Childhood Professionals. Each term, an Early Childhood Centre (Day Care, Kindergarten, Prep/School) will have an Open Morning for an hour, when you can come and view the indoor setting, outdoor environment and resources used. […]

April Webinar Sandi Pheonix

Online for members only

Registration link https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUucuGuqjMuEt1-SixBbujjF76nW7q_gtIV

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Mackay Regional Group Coffee and Chats

Harrup Park, Coffee Lounge 89 Juliet St, Mackay, Qld

Please join us for coffee and a chat on the Second Monday of Every Month 5.30pm-7pm at Harrup Park, Coffee Lounge Please be prepared to share, laugh and learn as we discuss successes, concerns and challenges we are facing in our profession. Coffee and Chat Dates for 2021 Date Topic Term 1 Monday 8th March […]

Recurring

Mackay Regional Group Coffee and Chats

Harrup Park, Coffee Lounge 89 Juliet St, Mackay, Qld

Please join us for coffee and a chat on the Second Monday of Every Month 5.30pm-7pm at Harrup Park, Coffee Lounge Please be prepared to share, laugh and learn as we discuss successes, concerns and challenges we are facing in our profession. Coffee and Chat Dates for 2021 Date Topic Term 1 Monday 8th March […]

2021 ECTA Early Childhood E-Conference

Register NOW for ECTA Early Childhood Conference 26 June 2021 @ https://cvent.me/Xn7o3r Register for four sessions to attend on the day and access recordings of ALL sessions after event.  PLUS receive three hard copies of our ECTA Educating Young Children Journal, register for four webinars at no cost, access past copies of ECTA journals and webinar […]