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International Mandela Day 2019

Early Care Foundation joins forces with corporates to make International Mandela Day 2019 memorable for over 4 000 children from Gauteng pre-schools On Mandela Day, the Early Care Foundation and its corporate partners volunteered their time to lend a helping hand to over 128 home-based crèches in Gauteng. A range…

ECF Mandela Day 2019

Play is serious learning

Margot Sutherland, a British Psychologist, says one of the biggest complaints from adults about their own childhood, is the lack of play with their parents. Read more: https://www.mindmoves.co.za/2017/11/21/play-serious-learning/?fbclid=IwAR0iPqOefQptG-GSuEVXW7ERNhRc4S-WqWq8sJ8xIUauYs9bEu-Ks3sYg78


According To Science, There’s No Such Thing As Holding Your Baby Too Much

Don’t put that baby down. Research now says you can’t hold your baby too much. In fact, the more you snuggle with your babe, the better off they’ll be. (Twist your arm, right?) Read more: https://www.simplemost.com/new-research-shows-theres-no-thing-holding-baby-much/?partner=trueanthem&utm_campaign=trueanthem&utm_content=5cbb1f1116ce3f00014198e4&utm_medium=bestof&utm_source=facebookSM&fbclid=IwAR2_YkjM3F5xB8KWeTyPfqfBOQ2GUTEHEk8FPEahEywQVaGwj9VfciwDgVg


Preschoolers who watch TV get less sleep

Research has found that preschoolers who watch TV get less sleep than those who don’t. So how much TV can you let your kids watch? The reason for some young children struggling to sleep could be related to how much TV they watch. Read more: https://www.all4women.co.za/1753525/health/children-s-health/preschoolers-who-watch-tv-get-less-sleep?fbclid=IwAR2RF2JOgnJbaLo2x5n1japWBcM0x12jEpbKDqVV_ifGEZneGsrbUgLsmyA