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Easter Newsletter

Welcome to our new educarers Sharie a primary trained teacher from Warkworth, Kristen an ECE teacher from Helensville and welcome back to Lara from Kaipara Flats who has been spending the last few years with her fourth child. As you can see we have a variety of quality educarers with great experience. With Easter coming […]

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Term1 2016 Newsletter

We hope you all had a great Christmas and would like to wish you all a Happy New Year.  I trust you all had a safe and relaxing break. It is good to hear the children telling us about their Christmas and all the exciting things they got up to. The sun is shining and […]

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Newsletter Term 4 2015

Term 4 2015 Kiwikidz Homebased Educare We welcome Pip Stocking to our team. Pip is taking on the role of coordinator for our Rua network. Some of you may know Pip from our Warkworth centre, Pip has been an early childhood teacher for over 20 years. She has a great deal of knowledge in children […]

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Ethics of Care for Infant and Toddler – Respect

Ethics of care for toddlers is primarily about respecting the child and their cultural values.  We should engage with the child and be responsive and reciprocal in our relationships with them. Treating the child with respect means acknowledging they have a right to information given in an appropriate way and a right to autonomy, as […]

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Ethic of Care for Infant and Toddler – The Primary Caregiver

Early Childhood education has developed rapidly over the last century since the formation of Playcentre in 1941, to provide leisure for mothers and opportunities for the social development of the pre-school child and is still successful today. Lifestyles and family structures have dramatically changed over the past few decades and more children are accessing early […]

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