Education & Learning

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents.

There's nothing quite so amazing as watching little minds learn. As a parent or carer it can be confusing where you should even start!

From preschool to big school, early education and educators, Kinderling Conversation regularly explores latest news and issues with informed educators and expert recommendations.

Keep up to date with the latest research and studies as well as simple and straight forward tactics to ensure your child has the best foundation for learning as they grow.

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Catch up on the latest Education & Learning segments

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

Helping grow your child's curiosity at home

Children tend to be very curious creatures, but did you know you can massage that curiosity into a love of STEM subjects Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths have been touted…
11 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

Supporting your child through their first year at school

The first day of school is a big step for the whole family, but what’s the best way to manage the year that follows Psychologist Karen Young from Hey Sigmund!
12 mins