Information sheets

This range of information sheets offers practical strategies to support educators and providers to think about quality practice and topics related to the seven quality areas of the National Quality Standard.

 

Quality Area 1 – Educational program and practice

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Fostering children’s understanding and respect for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures, and challenging biases can impact on children’s future attitudes towards cultural diversity. 

Quality Area 2 – Children's health and safety

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Quality Area 3 – Physical environment

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Quality Area 4 – Staffing arrangements

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Quality Area 5 – Relationship with children

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Quality Area 6 – Collaborative partnerships with families and communities

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Quality Area 7 – Governance and Leadership

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thumb the role of the educational leader

The educational leader has an influential role in promoting positive outcomes for children and families. Effective educational leadership builds the capacity of educators by inspiring, motivating, affirming, challenging and extending…

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The educational leader is responsible for leading the development of the curriculum at the service. To do this effectively the educational leader should encourage educators to collaborate and ensure the establishment of clear goals for teaching and learning.