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The B4 Early Years Coalition (B4) Community Storytellers Project

The B4 Early Years Coalition (B4) Community Storytellers Project

The B4 Early Years Coalition (B4) Community Storytellers Project: How to use stories to share information, and support action for children, families and communities in the early years. Presented by Annette Fuller, Senior Project Officer B4, Department of Education and Di Nailon, B4 Leader at the recent Communities for Children Conference presented by Anglicare  Launceston.Continue reading The B4 Early Years Coalition (B4) Community Storytellers Project

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Making Marks – A Celebration of Children’s Art Travelling Exhibition

Making Marks – A Celebration of Children’s Art Travelling Exhibition

The B4 Making Marks Exhibition has come to an end with it’s final leg in the Huon Valley.  The exhibition celebrated the art of very young Tasmanian children, birth – 4 years, showcasing their ideas through their mark making. The exhibition was overwhelmingly well received “Wonderful to see young children’s thinking so respectfully presented”, “GreatContinue reading Making Marks – A Celebration of Children’s Art Travelling Exhibition

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B4 Early Years Community Storyteller Grants

B4 Early Years Community Storyteller Grants

Congratulations to the following recipients who have been successful in their B4 Community Storyteller grant application: Burnie Community House Door of Hope Christian Church Early Support for Parents Friends of Zafira Goodstart Blackmans Bay Hub4Health Kingborough Council Lady Gowrie Mission Australia Poss M’Agic Warrane Mornington Neighbourhood Centre We look forward to sharing their progress andContinue reading B4 Early Years Community Storyteller Grants

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Making Marks: The Development of Children’s Drawing

Making Marks: The Development of Children’s Drawing

Great new B4 Resource – Making Marks: The Development of Children’s Drawing (PDF, 1.3MB) Ever wondered how children learn to draw from their first explorations with crayons and pencils to representing their world around them and sharing what’s important to them? This resource provides a journey of discovery to learn more about children’s art drawingContinue reading Making Marks: The Development of Children’s Drawing

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A great new resource to help parents, families and children have fun and continue to grow, develop and thrive

A great new resource to help parents, families and children have fun and continue to grow, develop and thrive

CoLab, part of the Telethon Kids Institute, has developed the Bright Tomorrows app because parents and families need trusted, evidence-based advice in their hands. Parents wanted information that related specifically to their children’s developmental needs, and that prompted them to easily and actively to support their children’s brain development during their daily routines. The BrightContinue reading A great new resource to help parents, families and children have fun and continue to grow, develop and thrive

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