Wellbeing in ECE
Health and safety standards are covered in detail in the licensing criteria for services, but sometimes you'll need to know more about a certain topic.
- Clean air at ECE services and kōhanga reo
- Keeping children safe in the sun
- Protect against whooping cough
- Food safety at ECE services and kōhanga reo
- Early identification of hearing, vision or other health problems
For more on the topic of wellbeing, read Te Whāriki Part C, Strand 1 – Wellbeing.
Developing management policies for child behaviour practices
Our Providing Positive Guidance [PDF, 4.8 MB] booklet provides a framework to facilitate and encourage the use of effective positive guidance strategies in early childhood education settings. Please note the wording on the front cover indicating that the document includes references to legislation which is now out of date. The messages in the document are still relevant.
Over the next couple of months we will expand this section. Anything in particular you would like to see here? Let us know what you think we should add.
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