Recent News

BIG NEWS

Date: 
9 October 2014

Watch out for our major new initiative for 2015.  Some will be up before Christmas this year.  Online training and support modules for everyone across the world, parents, early childhood and primary educators.  Keep a lookout on Facebook, Twitter and news for updates and launch date.

DVDs

Date: 
9 October 2014

Our DVD's for training on Walker Learning, tuning in, reflection, class meetings, will be out this term.
Two separate DVd's P-2 and 3-6 with live classroom footage of teachers working with the approach.

NEW

Date: 
9 October 2014

Learning Environment Resource Kits for schools, Early Childhood Centres and at home. Save time from having to collect everything yourself. We have done it for you. More information to follow.

Buy as many made up open ended play kits in areas such as sensory, tinkering, dramatic play, numeracy, literacy and collage.

Great for investigations, great for parents and grandparents when the children visit.

BOOK NOW

Date: 
9 October 2014

Any mentoring, presentations for 2015
Our professional learning brochures and parent sessions for 2015 out soon. Watch this space

Newsletter Issue No. 3 2014

Date: 
3 October 2014

Our latest newsletter is now available for download.

Fast Track Professional Learning

Date: 
20 September 2014

Attention all teachers working for the first time in F-2 or 3-6

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2015 Bookings

Date: 
20 September 2014

Our bookings for 2015 are now open.

If you are wishing to hold a customised professional learning session for your centre, school or organisation please contact us.

We are very close to releasing our new 2015 Brochures featuring Walker Learning, Early Childhood, Communication & Relationships, NEW PL for Primary Educators and NEW PL for Proactive Playgrounds.

We are introducing a new PL focusing on BUSH KINDER. During these days you will be able to observe a real bush kinder in action followed by a professional learning session in the afternoon.

Also, we will be holding some NEW study tours in addition to our always popular Foundation - Year 2 and Year 3-6 Study Tours. Our new study tours will incorporate the early childhood setting in addition to the F-2 Walker Learning. These study tours will be extremely beneficial to all educators as we deepen our understanding of children from birth to 8 years old.

Bookings for 2015

Date: 
13 August 2014

Bookings are open for 2015 so feel free to contact us to secure a parent presentation, staff PD or MENTORING for next YEAR

New Professional Development Sessions across Australia

Date: 
13 August 2014

Between now and the end of the year we are in every state and territory so watch Facebook and Twitter for professional development coming your way and book early so you don't miss out. Yes, NT and Katherine, Noosa and WA as well!

Our Early Life Foundations Team

Date: 
13 August 2014

Our team is the strongest and best it has ever been. Our two recent team members have added a depth and wonderfully positive vibe to the team.

Sally is an early childhood expert with over 30 years of experience and expert in play and Rhiannon has implemented the WLA in foundation as well as having expertise in play.

Bookings for 2015

Date: 
12 August 2014

Bookings are open for 2015 so feel free to contact us to secure a parent presentation, staff PD or MENTORING for next YEAR.

New Professional Development Sessions across Australia

Date: 
12 August 2014

Between now and the end of the year we are in every state and territory so watch Facebook and Twitter for professional development coming your way and book early so you don't miss out. Yes, NT and Katherine, Noosa and WA as well!

Our Early Life Foundations Team

Date: 
12 August 2014

Our team is the strongest and best it has ever been. Our two recent team members have added a depth and wonderfully positive vibe to the team.

Sally is an early childhood expert with over 30 years of experience and expert in play and Rhiannon has implemented the WLA in foundation as well as having expertise in play.

Knox Kindergarten Project

Date: 
15 May 2014

We are enjoying working with 4 Kindergartens in Knox Victoria to introduce the Walker Learning Play Based Approach. Great fun working with such committed staff.

A new text is on its way

Date: 
27 April 2014

We are delighted to announce another new text is on its way for Preschool using Walker Learning and Play Based Curriculum with our publishers ACER ( Australian Curriculum Education Research)

ACT National Tour PD

Date: 
16 April 2014

Check out the attached Flyer for a range of Friday and Saturday PD we are offering in June in the ACT for teachers on saving time and quality planning, brain development and implications for teaching and learning and lots more!

Twitter has arrived at ELF and Walker Learning

Date: 
10 April 2014

Check our daily updates of where we are, who we are working with and what we are up to regarding our commitment to parents, children and educators. Feel free to contribute. Our link www.twitter.com/EarlyLifeFound

Recognition not only for Kathy but for the Early Years of life and education

Date: 
10 April 2014

In receiving one of Australia's greatest honours and awards, the Order of Australia, Kathy was recognised for her many decades of work and expertise in Early Childhood and Education and parent support. This is also a great recognition for the profession itself which often is under recognised and under appreciated.

Great news for school children at play times : Play Pods and Play For Life joins Early Life Foundations

Date: 
10 April 2014

We are very excited to announce that Early Life Foundations has brought Play For Life into its organization to bring Play Pods and a range of new ideas for children at playtime to schools. Contact us for information.

Australia wide Professional Development and National Tour Dates

Date: 
9 April 2014

We are updating and changing some of our Australia wide dates for PD. Please check Facebook and bookings for updates as of Monday 21st April.