Wandana Aboriginal Education
and Affinity Education Group
We are very pleased to announce that Wandana Aboriginal Education has entered into a collaborative partnership with Affinity Education Group who are one of Australia largest providers of education and care across their national network of over 230 Child Care Centres.
We are excited to be invited to work alongside Affinity Education Educators and Teachers to help build a deeper understanding of Aboriginal perspectives and culture.
Dr Lesley Jones , Head of Education and Pedagogy for Affinity Education said, “We are incredibly excited to have Wandana Aboriginal Education join us as partners. Wadana’s have developed a high quality platform to assist in deepening educators’ and teachers’ understanding of our first nations perspectives and culture. This partnership adds to our growing number of specialised programs as part of our Lifelong Learning Curriculum, helping us deliver on our promise to help every person, both big and little, reach their full potential.”
Wandana Early Learning Program
Our unique program is an immersive cultural learning experience for all students and Teachers.
Welcome to this is a purpose built Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultural immersion Program that covers all significant dates and events throughout the year. This annual Program has 30 purpose built videos filmed on Country with related classroom activities. There’s a video to watch with an activity to enjoy nearly every week! Find the children’s favourites and enjoy them again and again. Included is your 2024 Calendar with all significant dates marked out for Educators.
As many of you may know, ‘Belonging, Being and Becoming’, The Early Years Learning Framework for Australia V2.0, is being updated to include the strengthening Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander perspectives throughout the frameworks including the vision, principles, practices and outcomes. This critical update makes our Early Learning Links even more relevant than ever!
This immersive annual program includes:
- Includes links to Early Years Learning Framework
- Includes links to the National Quality Standards
- Includes Wandana Professional Development Online support
- Includes Wandana PDF workbook with activities for students
- Includes Teachers notes
- Includes 2024 Calendar with all significant dates and events
Acknowledgement of Country