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Factory farming doesn’t need to be the norm for our ECE children

In a response to NZMEs article “childcare workers speak out against ‘factory farming’ of children” PORSE confirms that there are more natural options for parents than enrolling children into factory-like... Read More

Study from home for FREE!

Stepping up to tertiary study just became easier for thousands of students around the country, thanks to the Government’s fees-free policy. Read More

Are you eligible for fees-free tertiary study?

Today it was announced that you may be eligible to enrol in the PORSE New Zealand Certificate in Early Childhood Education & Care (Level 4) for FREE! Read More

What is Natural Childcare?

Science has found that during the first 1,000 days of life, nurturing and loving relationships trigger positive connections in children’s brains. Read More

Tongue-tied

New mothers are often told, “breastfeeding is best”. However, sometimes the milk just doesn’t flow and more mothers believe that tongue-tie might be to blame. Read More

Keeping Safe Around Dogs

Research shows that having a dog is good for children as it increases their attentiveness, decreases anxiety and improves their emotional intelligence. Read More

Extend Your Learning with the New Level 4

Following a review by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA), 2018 will see the rollout of a streamlined range of new early childhood education qualification pathways that will be useful... Read More

Amazing Au Pair

Mornings used to be madness in the Weingarth household. Read More

Ever heard of Technoference?

It’s the term used to describe interference in your personal relationships due to the over-use of technology such as smartphones, tablets, computers, and other devices. Read More

Healing your Skin the Natural Way

There is debate amongst the medical profession as to what causes eczema. Some doctors simply say it’s a case of sensitive skin, while others are now understanding and investigating the... Read More