Understanding sleep & safe sleep practices in early childhood education and care

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Sleep is important to the overall health, wellbeing and development of infants and children. Children who do not sleep well may struggle to learn and regulate their behaviour. This can also affect the wellbeing and health of families, and may impact the child’s experience in early education and care services.

Developed by Early Childhood Australia (ECA) and the Centre for Community Child Health, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute (MCRI), this professional learning series contains three comprehensive and highly practical online learning modules which examine the importance of sleep to infant and child health, wellbeing, learning and development in line with the introduction of safe sleep and rest practices (ACECQA, 2017). This learning series has been developed with support from the Ian Potter Foundation.

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Description

The Centre for Community Child Health, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, provides leadership at community, state, national and international levels on the health and wellbeing of children aged 0 – 8 years.

 

 

 

Additional information

Presented by

The Centre for Community Child Health, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute

Links to the National Quality Standard

Quality Area 1: Educational program and practice, Quality Area 2: Children’s health and safety, Quality Area 3: Physical environment, Quality Area 5: Relationships with children, Quality Area 6: Collaborative partnerships with families and communities, Quality Area 7: Leadership and service management

Australian Professional Standards for Teachers

5 – Assess, provide feedback and report on student learning, 7 – Engage professionally with colleagues, parents/carers and the community

Course Duration

3hrs – 1hr per module