Education & Learning

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents.

There's nothing quite so amazing as watching little minds learn. From preschool to big school to online learning, Kinderling Conversation regularly explores latest news and issues with informed educators and expert recommendations.

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Catch up on the latest Education & Learning segments

Are our kids tech-zombies?

You'd be forgiven for thinking so. But you might be surprised at how little truth there is to some of the things said about kids and technology. Professor Lydia Plowman
10 mins

Why the performing arts are as important as maths and reading

Bellevue Hill Public school in Sydney has an incredible performing arts program. Every second year they put on a musical, and every other year an art show. Assistant Principal Lisa
14 mins

How to incorporate STEM into kids' play

Science, technology, engineering and maths are all the rage now, but when can you start introducing them as part of your child's education? Jonathan Shearer, STEM educator for Museums…
14 mins

How we talk to kids can help to stop domestic violence

Dale Palmer is a former principal and Lead Facilitator and Engagement Manager for White Ribbon. He says the language we use with children, such as “don’t throw like a girl”…
11 mins

Why even young children need to be taught media literacy

Children are interacting with popular culture and online media from a very young age. Professor Susan Edwards is a Professor of Early Childhood Futures at the Australian Catholic University. She argues…
16 mins

A cheeky and clever book to encourage your kids off the iPad

Kids these days can know how to swipe an iPhone before they turn the pages of a book Now author Felicity McLean has created a solution, This is a book! 
7 mins