Early Childhood Education Week 2018

It is with great excitement that the Australian Childcare Alliance (ACA) NSW will host the Early Childhood Education Week 2018!

The 2018 programme involves, educates and inspires the entire industry and will be held during 23-27 July 2018, with the Awards Celebration on the evening of Saturday, 27 October 2018 at Sydney's Shangri-La Hotel, The Rocks.

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A brand-new panel of independent judges with Early Childhood Education experience will decide the finalists and winners in each category. 

What Do You Need To Do Now?

1. Review the Early Childhood Education Book (click here)
2. Plan your service’s week of activities
3. Celebrate the week from 23-27 July 2018
4. Enter the Awards - entries close Thursday, 23 August 2018
5. Book your tickets for the Awards Presentation Evening on Saturday, 27 October 2018.

And here are Helpful Hints too!

We are also providing Helpful Hints to help you with your Early Childhood Education Week Awards nomination submission. They include tips on how to describe your activity or overall programme, how to involve your local community, families and children, what promotional activities and material to use, how to engage your local media, how to highlight the contributions of your team as well as individual educators/teachers, as well as what kinds of photos and artwork are encouraged.

I’m so looking forward to joining you and your educators in this most exciting celebration of early childhood education in NSW for 2018!

Lyn Connolly
Australian Childcare Alliance (ACA) NSW