Toddler & Child

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents.

Toddlers are delightful, messy, challenging and amazing. We explore what makes our toddlers tick, and talk to the best experts and educators to help us all raise happy and healthy kids.

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Catch up on the latest Toddler & Child segments

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

How to choose the right sun screen for your child

Emma Sutherland, clinical naturopath and Director of Studio You takes us through the safest sunscreen for summer. For more from Emma about sunscreen check out her website.
8 mins

Playground Ideas: explore the wonder and simplicity of play

"Play is a child's most important work", as the saying goes Marcus Veerman, CEO of non-profit Playground Ideas believes this quote whole heartedly, and spends his time making it…
19 mins

Kids and community: the benefits of being involved

How well do your kids know your neighbours and community? Karen Bevan is the CEO of Girl Guides Australia and believes there are many qualities kids gain from connecting with and…
11 mins

What to do when your toddler drops their day sleep

When your little one drops their day sleep it can be a sad time for us as parents. That little break in the middle of the day is forever gone…
14 mins

Is there a right way to protect our kids online?

Will Gardner is the CEO of Childnet International, based in the United Kingdom He also sits on Facebook's Safety Advisory Board. He believes that in order to protect our kids,…
14 mins