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

Child care methods around the world

Do you ever wonder how other cultures teach their children? Or how we rate, in Australia, in our approach to early learning? In the June issue of Child Magazine, they…
18 mins

Play with recycled objects

Mum of four, Georgie Smart, creates fantastical play settings for her kids at home out of everyday objects like toilet rolls and newspaper. Listen in for some tips GUEST: Georgie…
10 mins

Cyber safety and small kids

How and when should you start talking to your kids about cyber safety and privacy? In this episode we talk to digital technology expert and early childhood education specialist, Joanne…
15 mins

Should you force your child to say sorry?

Positive Psychologist, Kidspot expert and father of six, Dr Justin Coulson, says parents shouldn't force kids to apologise but instead should encourage their children to say sorry and mean it…
16 mins

Reggio Emilia early childhood learning

There are hundreds of childcare centres around Australia, with different approaches to education and learning. In this episode we talk about the Northern Italian approach to early education called 'Reggio…
14 mins

Positive discipline

Setting boundaries and disciplining kids for hurtful, rude or aggressive behaviour can be tricky. In this episode we look at positive discipline strategies with the Benevolent Society GUEST: Denielle Jans,…
18 mins