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Early Start to capture children’s imaginations with Science Week, Book Week activities

Workshops, digital playgroups to explore themes of art, creativity and science

UOW researchers work on healthy eating guidelines for childcare services

When it comes to healthy eating habits, prevention is better than cure

Increased NSW Government investment in early childhood education welcomed

The additional funding will assist prospective early childhood teachers to enter the sector

UOW Early Start research centre to receive $1.2 million in Prevention Research funding

Funding to progress early childhood research and collaboration

National Simultaneous Storytime 2022 comes to UOW Early Start

This year children around Australia will be reading Josh Pyke's book Family Tree

Free online portal brings relief to pre-schoolers

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