View Post

Aurora Insights: Building Resilience in Early Childhood

In Childcare, Early Education by admin0 Comments

Many of us are familiar with the word ‘resilience’ or the ability to bounce back; a trait more commonly expressed through the phrase “when life gives you lemons, make lemonade.” As adults, we practice resilience every time we surmount a challenge or solve a problem. However, resilience is not a quality that hibernates until it one has to tackle problems …

Read More
View Post

Early Education, Early Investment, Long Lasting Returns

In Childcare, Early Education by admin

“An investment in knowledge pays the best dividends” – Benjamin Franklin Benjamin Franklin would know – as one of America’s founding fathers and the inventor of electricity, he demonstrated the immense power of investing in knowledge. Educators, pedagogists and parents have carried forward that idea today; a sound education which arms a child with knowledge and skills is equated with …

Read More
View Post

Making The Bedtime Routine Smoother

In Childcare by admin

In an ideal world, children would be perfectly happy to hear it’s bedtime and fall asleep minutes after they’re tucked in. However, as parents know, sometimes children operate on their own bizarre schedules and may sometimes get an extra bout of energy at 10:30pm. Fret not! Educators at Aurora Early Education, a Rowville kindergarten, have years and years of experience …

Read More
View Post

This World Wildlife Day, Take Your Children To The Melbourne Aquarium

In Childcare, Community Connections by admin

On March 3rd, the world will observe World Wildlife Day, a day to celebrate the environment, appreciate the integral role it plays in human wellbeing and raise awareness about the need to protect it. The United Nations, which spearheads world Wildlife Day, has announced that this year, the theme is ‘Life Below Water: For people and planet.’ UN Secretary-General António …

Read More
View Post

Aurora Insights: How Parents Can Approach Separation Anxiety​

In Childcare, Early Education by admin

By Aurora educators. Attending an early learning centre is an important and exciting stage in a child’s development. They will have opportunities to interact with other children and educators and benefit from a stimulating learning environment. Some children embrace this change with enthusiasm and excitement which can leave parents feeling confident and comfortable while other children may feel afraid, upset …

Read More
View Post

The Sector Interviews Aurora CEO Sheela Edwards: Exceeding the National Quality Standards with Philosophy and Acumen at the Core

In Childcare, Community Connections, Early Education by admin

This interview was originally posted in The Sector and has been reposted with The Sector’s permission. The original article can be found here.  BY FREYA LUCAS Sheela Edwards, Founder and CEO of Aurora Early Education has made an interesting move from 25 years in the corporate, financial and business advisory sectors to creating a “holistic, hands-on learning environment” in Rowville, …

Read More