Great early childhood information available
The following links are where you find reliable information in the area of early childhood for both parents and teachers. I have used many of these sites to refer parents or print out parent hand outs:
Raising Children Network Parenting information and printable sheets about child development, behaviour, health, nutrition and fitness & safety sponsored by the Australian government.
Parenting SA offer Parent Easy Guides (PEGs) on a wide range of topics including ADD, bedwetting, child biting, feeding, milestones and tantrums.
NSW Gov. Department of Community services
Parenting information about babies to teenagers developed by the NSW Parenting Centre.
Early Childhood Australia has resources on various topical themes in early childhood including school readiness, health, the Early Years Learning Framework and sleep.
Zero to Three - the importance of play, including typical development and tips to encourage children's play.
American Academy of Pediatrics articles in developmental stages.
Talaris Institute has latest findings and current research in early childhood development - Social and Emotional, Cognitive and Learning, Physical Development and Language and Communication.