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End of Financial Year Sale

Take advantage of our End of Financial Year promotion and secure bookings for your entire team to attend our most popular training sessions, now offered at a convenient evening time slot due to popular request.



Guild extends Workers Compensation insurance offering

Guild Early Learning (GEL) is Workers Compensation specifically developed for childcare, preschool and kindergarten centres in NSW.

To learn more about GEL and how it can help protect your business and staff’s wellbeing, call 1800 810 213 or visit

By Hayley Goodrick 23 Jun, 2024

Unpacking the NAIDOC Week 2024 theme

NAIDOC Week 2024 will be celebrated between 7-14 July 2024 with a theme of "Keep the fire burning! Blak, loud and proud."

Proud Gangalidda woman and cultural educator Hayley Goodrick unpacks this year's NAIDOC Week theme and offers ideas for how you can create learning experiences to keep the fire burning in your service. 

By Joanne Tapley 16 Jun, 2024

From glows to grows: Enhancing early childhood education through shared insights

Too often, meetings can be overwhelming and filled with information, leaving little opportunity for individual sharing.

At Ambrose Early Years and Education, a ritual of sharing 'glows' and 'grows' in meetings facilitates the sharing of successes and challenges, while fostering a culture of collaboration, innovation, and psychological safety.

Find out how this ritual supports inquiry and collaborative leadership in this reflection written by Senior Manager of Early Years Education Jo Tapley.

CELA acknowledges all Traditional Custodians across Australia and recognises First Nations Peoples connection to their lands, skies and waterways. We pay respect to Elders past, present and emerging. Together we work towards a better future for all children, families and communities. 

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