For all Early Years Education enquiries, please contact Mark Seager at mseager@ist.tas.edu.au or phone 0491 200 308

eSafety Early Years Program

Provides advice on how parents and carers can support young children to have safe and enjoyable experiences online.

Australian Children’s Education and Care Authority (ACECQ)

An independent national authority that assists governments in administering the National Quality Framework (NQF) for children’s education and care. They also have a page with links to other helpful organisations.

Australian Curriculum Studies Association

An educational association supporting the professional interest of educators in curriculum work from all levels and sectors within and beyond Australia.

Australian Early Development Census

The Australian Early Development Census (AEDC) is a nationwide data collection of early childhood development at the time children commence their first year of full-time school.  

Center on the Developing Child – Harvard University

A team dedicated to science-based innovations and intervention strategies for Early Childhood

Early Childhood Australia

An early childhood advocacy organisation, acting in the interests of young children, their families and those in the early childhood field. ECA advocates to ensure quality, social justice and equity in all issues relating to the education and care of children aged birth to eight years.

Early Childhood Resource Hub

A central repository of Australian early childhood resources, quality standards, support and forums.

Early Learning Languages Australia

A child-centred programme to support the delivery of early language learning in preschool services, as part of the Australian Government’s commitment to reviving language study in Australia.

Early Learning Stem Australia

A play-based digital learning program for children in preschool to explore science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) practices.

Early Years Learning Framework for Australia

The Early Years Learning Framework ( EYLF ) describes the principles, practices and outcomes that support and enhance young children’s learning from birth to five years of age, as well as their transition to school.

Early Childhood Australia

Advocates to ensure quality, social justice and equity in issues relating to the education and care of young children from birth to 8 years.

Early Childhood Educators of Tasmania

Aims to provide personal and professional support for early childhood educators.

Feedspot

A website with a list/links to 100 Early Childhood Educator Blogs.

Food Handling Manual for Tasmanian Education and Care Services

A manual for Education and Care Services to help them keep food safe for children in their care.

Friends’ Resilience Hub

A website providing learning and community programs for social and emotional wellbeing.

Inclusion Support Program

Aims to promote and maintain high quality, inclusive education and care, for all children, including those with ongoing high support needs, in eligible childcare and early learning settings.

Move Well, Eat Well

A Tasmanian government initiative that supports the healthy development of children and young people by promoting physical activity and healthy eating as a normal positive part of every day.

NHMRC

Australia’s peak funding body for medical research.

Partnership for Children

A website offering a series of school-based programs to help young children communicate effectively, cope with their anxieties and gain life skills.

Staying Healthy in Childcare

Provides educators and other staff working in education and care services with simple and effective methods for minimising the spread of disease.

SunSmart

A not-for-profit, health promotion program in Australia that promotes a balance between the benefits and harms of sunlight exposure, most notably including vitamin D and skin cancer. 

The Basics Tasmania

The Basics Tasmania is committed to boosting cognitive and social-emotional development of children from birth to age three.

Triple P

An online parent program for parents.

Usable Knowledge

Founded by the Harvard Graduate School of Education, this is a digital publication that aims to make education research accessible to a wide audience.