April 2017

Emotional Health and Well-Being in Early Years

Emotional Health and Well-Being in Early Years At IDEA Early Learning Center we care about every child’s emotional health and wellbeing. What does this mean? It means that we strive to provide stability for your child through opportunities to manage their thoughts, feelings and behavior positively. We aim that every child can feel satisfaction and […]

Why is it crucial that early years teachers have qualifications?

Why is it crucial that early years teachers have qualifications?   At IDEA Early Learning Center we only employ teachers with a degree in Early Years or an equivalent Early Years Qualification. This is crucial to the development of the children in our care. We commit to recruiting highly qualified and experienced teachers to ensure […]

The Importance of an Active Lifestyle for Children

The Importance of an Active Lifestyle for Children At IDEA ELC we recognize the importance of an active lifestyle for children and we build in as many active opportunities as possible. We know that we play a role in laying the foundations for a healthy future. We are in a unique position because if we […]

Positive Behavior Management

Positive Behavior Management At IDEA ELC, our experience tells us that parents often ask about discipline policies during the enquiry stage. Parents want to know what will happen if their child is for example, bitten or knocked down. Some parents also want to know this because they know their child is boisterous or is going […]

Play vs. Learning

Play vs. Learning The best provision for children In today’s educational world, there is an ongoing pressure felt my parents and teachers for children in early childhood education to prepare children for the academic achievement and standardized tests that primary school can bring. There is often a conflict between what teachers feel is the best […]

Are you looking for a school place for your child?

Are you looking for a school place for your child? Pre KG, KG1 and KG2 at IDEA Early Learning Center in Victory Heights, Sports City offer the Creative Curriculum, the perfect foundation for your child’s transition after early years. We provide an exceptional nurturing environment for young children to explore, grow and learn within an […]