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

Do babies and toddlers really understand "cultural respect"?

Guardian Early Learning in Barangaroo, Sydney have a very special program to teach their little students about respect for Indigenous culture But how do you teach babies and toddlers cultural…
9 mins

Beloved children's author Morris Gleitzman on the magic and importance of reading to your kids

Morris Gleitzman is one of Australia's most prolific, hilarious, and beloved children's authors He's also just been announced as the Australian Children's Laureate for 2018-19. In an earnest and insightful…
17 mins

Will learning music early make your child a genius?

Parents get a lot of advice about what will help their child thrive. But is starting music from a young age one of them? We love music at Kinderling and…
10 mins

Why dance, music and acting might help your child at school

The performing arts are traditionally seen as extra-curricular, "fun" activities. But Dr Michael Anderson says that they deserve a central place in our education system.
16 mins

Living with dyslexia: learning to read when the letters won't sit still

If you’ve been with a child as they learn how to read you’ll know how hard that can be. Imagine trying to learn how to read when you have Dyslexia…
15 mins

Should you hold your child back from school?

It’s a topic you might not come across until your child is about to start school, but if their birthday falls in the first half of the year, chances are…
18 mins