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

Inspiring kids to keep our waterways clean

In Australia, we know that water is precious. The last drought had a severe and lasting impact on families all around the country, from the cities to the bush Karen
8 mins

3 great apps for infant learning

Dr Kate Highfield from Swinburne University explains how some screen time can be positive, and gives us her favourite apps for infants Kate believes that when picking apps for little…
11 mins

How we can teach pre-schoolers a second language

Early Learning Languages Australia (or ELLA) have developed a way to teach pre-school children a second language. Amanda MacDonald from Education Services Australia explains how their play based apps work…
9 mins

The best apps for supporting learning in children

These days there is an app for most things, lots of which we download and never use. When it comes to our kids education, there are a few types of…
11 mins

What beloved author Alison Lester is doing to raise awareness for Indigenous literacy

According to NAPLAN, only 25% of Indigenous students in remote Australia meet the minimum standard for reading and writing, compared to 90% of non-Indigenous students As part of Indigenous Literacy…
10 mins

Dyscalculia: what school support is there?

Tammy Brennan’s daughter Pebble was diagnosed with dyscalculia (like dyslexia, only with numbers) and she wasn’t getting the support she needed in the clasroom By the time Pebble was…
19 mins