What Is The Cost Of Childcare In Australia?

Childcare is a crucial service for many hardworking parents and guardians in Australia. However, the price of childcare can vary greatly depending on several factors. In this article, we will explore the average daily cost of childcare, the factors that impact childcare expenses, the subsidies that are available, and some helpful tips for selecting the […]

Montessori and EYLF Curriculum Differences

Montessori and EYLF for Holistic Early Childhood Development

Introduction At Kynd, our learning curriculum incorporates both the Montessori Method and the Early Years Framework. Based on individual needs, each child has their own program which fosters development and positively challenges them.  The role of Montessori and EYLF in Kynd’s approach  Our centre has been created specifically to cater to the needs of parents and children […]

What is Montessori Learning

In recent years, there have been many early-childhood education methods on the rise. However, by the early 20th century, Dr Maria Montessori developed the Montessori Philosophy to enhance child-centred education by creating a method that emphasised a child’s natural development. This method focused on targeting each child’s unique needs and allowing them to learn at […]

Early Childhood Education: The Foundation for Success 

Early childhood education: An introduction   Many young families in Australia may ask the question, “What truly is early childhood education?” Sure, we know the overall idea that it involves teaching children at a young age, but what really does it mean and what are the benefits of early childhood education?  At Kynd Montessori Childcare […]

A Parent’s Guide to Choosing the Right Kindergarten Program

2 children in a preschool classroom setting

At Kynd Montessori, we celebrate uniqueness. We pride ourselves on our Montessori Curriculum and Montessori childcare. Our kindergarten programs are backed by the Montessori learning approach and honour the founder of the Montessori philosophy and Montessori education – Dr Maria Montessori. Our programs encourage each child’s strengths and interests as we look to offer an education […]

Tips for Starting Childcare

Starting childcare can bring up some battling emotions for you and your child. Feelings of anxiety, trepidation, excitement, and uncertainty can bubble their way to the surface and are often followed by stress leading up to the big day. Starting childcare is one of the most critical phases of a child’s life – and sometimes […]

Is Montessori Parenting Gentle Parenting?

montessori parenting & gentle parenting

There are many styles of parenting, all are unique in their practices, methods and goals. Navigating and understanding how each parenting method can benefit and hinder a child can be overwhelming and scary. We all want what is best for our child and for them to have a happy, fulfilled and accomplished childhood so that […]

What is a good age to start Childcare?

Your child’s education is one of the most important decisions you will ever make. The journey of finding a new school for your child, whilst amazing and beneficial, can be highly emotional and confusing. Navigating such questions as ‘What is a good age to start Childcare?’ and ‘the differences between Daycare and Childcare’ along with […]