Sleep and the restless preschooler: why policies need to change
From October 1, the National Quality Framework for Early Childhood Education and Care requires that each long day care, family day care and preschool service has a policy and procedure for sleep, rest and relaxation. These must document how services will provide for each child’s comfort and wellbeing, and how they must align with children’s individual needs.
Such practices fail to consider children’s individual developmental needs and their right to choose. Read more>>