Monthly Archives: September 2017

Service Reflections

Please read Jenny Gratton’s reflection on a Fathers day activity – Jenny is a Co-ordinator from SHARE in Summer Hill and they have 150 children everyday. "How sweet it is.’’ Story of a father day gift... We had been thinking about a fathers days project for some time and had contemplated picked onions, however upon reflection decided that.
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Spotlight On Reflective Practice Strategies

Reflective practice is a concept many Educators struggle with… to sum up reflective practice is
  • Exploring an issue in your work with children
  • Thinking about the situation
  • Drawing conclusions inform or improve practice
Educators can do this in many ways including: -
  • Educator’s reflective journals
  • Meetings and educators discussions
  • Mentoring and one-on-one discussions with other Educators.
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OCTOBER 1ST – CHANGES TO THE NQF – is your service ready?

Following the review and consultations with the sector the following changes come into operations on the above date…   Please read the summary below: Changes to OOSH documentation OOSH Services in NSW will no longer be required to keep documentation about individual children’s development. Instead, services must keep documentation about the development of the educational program. This.
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New resources to help you with the changes to the NQF

With less than a month until changes (key changes listed below) to the National Law and Regulations come into effect, ACECQA is in the process of publishing new National Quality Framework (NQF) resources to support services. Take a look at the new information sheets on the ACECQA website explaining some of the key changes. Information sheets.
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