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

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

The national art platform for kids: the Young Archie's

Most people have heard of the Archibald Prize, but what about The Young Archie's The Young Archie competition is open to children from ages five to 18. There are different…
6 mins

Helping kids develop healthy friendships

Friendships can be challenging to navigate when you’re an adult, let alone when you still don’t know how to read Dana Kerford is the founder of U R Strong, an…
16 mins

What is a night terror?

Not to be confused with nightmares, night terrors can have a crippling effect on a child (or adult). Paediatric and adolescent sleep specialist Dr Chris Seaton from the Woolcock Institute…
14 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

Nightmares: what are they, and how do we help our child when they have one

When children have nightmares, particularly recurring ones, it can be quite frightening Dr Chris Seaton is a Paediatric and Adolescent Sleep Physician from the Woolcock Institute. He reveals that while…
15 mins