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Tuesday 31 January 2023

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Stories

How to prepare your child for big school

First Early Start Speaker Series of 2021 to focus on school readiness for parents and children

It’s ‘Up, Up and Away’ for Early Start Discovery Space

UOW Discovery Space celebrates 6th birthday with 3-day party

Early Start Discovery Space launches sensory room

New experience encourages children to use their senses to explore and make sense of the world around them

Bright ideas win medical research funding

NHMRC Ideas Grants support innovative and creative projects in all areas of health and medical research

Former National Children’s Commissioner joins UOW Early Start Committee

Human rights advocate Megan Mitchell brings strategic thinking and leadership to Committee

Early Start Discovery Space helps children develop critical skills: study

Experiences and educational programs found to aid imaginative play, social skills, problem solving, language development and other key abilities


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Faculty of the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities

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