Posts by Youngacademics

5 Sustainable Practices for Family Life

Posted on: 12 Jun 2024

In the chaos of family life, it’s easy to overlook the impact our daily choices have on the planet. As parents, we not only nurture children’s growth but also shape the world they will inherit. Embracing sustainable practices isn’t just about reducing our footprint; it’s about instilling values of stewardship and responsibility in children. Below …

Top 10 Questions Every Parent Should Ask When Touring a Childcare Centre

Posted on: 11 Jun 2024

Everything you need to ask before making your decision When it comes to choosing the right childcare centre for your child, there are a lot of considerations you need to keep in mind. We know that the choice isn’t one that parents take lightly, but we’ve tried to make the selection process as simple as …

Our Brand New Centre Has Opened at Gledswood Hills, NSW!

Posted on: 11 Jun 2024

 Introducing our newest Young Academics Gledswood Hills Childcare Centre! At Young Academics, we are super excited to announce the opening of our Gledswood Hills childcare centre. Our brand new location in Gledswood Hills joins our other NSW Young Academics centres. At Young Academics Gledswood Hills, we combine play-based learning and structured activities to help your …

At home Winter activity guide

Posted on: 30 May 2024

As winter approaches, we have an opportunity to turn the cold season into a fun time of learning and play. Whilst winters here in Australia cannot compare to that of the northern hemisphere, the seasonal change may leave you feeling at a loss of how to entertain your children during the chilly weather.   Below …

A Parent’s Guide to Conquering the Cold and Flu Season

Posted on: 30 May 2024

As we settle into winter, the dreaded cold and flu season is upon us. As parents, it can be challenging to navigate the missed childcare days, coughs and running noses. However, with little preparation and some healthy habits you can help your family survive the cold and flu season unscathed.   Young children often haven’t …

Navigating Sibling Fights

Posted on: 30 May 2024

A common yet challenging aspect of family life – sibling fights. If you’ve ever felt like a referee in your own home, stress not! Life with siblings is often filled with laughter, memories and inevitably, a few disagreements along the way. Sibling fights are a natural part of growing up together but navigating them with …

Navigating Childcare Costs

Posted on: 30 May 2024

In today’s world, where many families often rely on dual incomes, childcare has become an integral part of many households. While the benefits of quality childcare are undeniable, the associated costs can often feel like a financial hurdle for parents. In this blog, we’ll delve into the intricacies of childcare costs, exploring the factors that …

Our Second Glenmore Park Location Has Arrived!

Posted on: 01 May 2024

A Warm Welcome to Our New Young Academics Childcare Centre on Glenmore Ridge Drive! At Young Academics we are thrilled to announce the launch of our second Glenmore Park location, our Glenmore Ridge Drive early learning centre. The  newest centre in Glenmore Park joins the ranks in Western Sydney alongside other Young Academics centres including …

The Parent’s Guide to Choosing the Perfect Childcare Centre for Your Child

Posted on: 26 Apr 2024

How to make the best choice for you and your child There are so many decisions you have to make as a parent. Choosing the right childcare centre for your child is another significant choice you have to keep in mind as your child gets older. As a parent there are so many options when …

Kickstarting a Love for Learning: NRL-Inspired Educational Activities for Children

Posted on: 17 Apr 2024

Instilling a love for learning has never been more critical. Whilst traditional educational methods are important, integrating engaging and fun experiences can significantly enhance a child’s enthusiasm for learning. One avenue of doing this is to incorporate sports into education. Below, we will explore how NRL inspired educational activities can foster lifelong learning making it …

Growing Up with Grit: Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs Lessons on Perseverance for Children

Posted on: 17 Apr 2024

In sports, we often hear stories of determination and perseverance as athletes face setbacks, obstacles and challenges. These stories of resilience not only inspire adults but serve as valuable lessons for children. Resilience and grit are part of the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs team ethos where lessons from players can teach children about perseverance in their own …

Family Fitness with Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldog’s Inspired Workouts

Posted on: 17 Apr 2024

Finding ways to stay active as a family can be a challenge. However, maintaining physical fitness is important for both adults and children alike. Exposing children to physical activity and fitness in their early years can yield a multitude of benefits. When it comes to family inspired workouts, the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs have provided a list …