The National Quality Framework includes:
The National Quality Standard is linked to national learning frameworks which recognise that children learn from birth. Combined, these frameworks outline fundamental components to inform and guide educators in the delivery of nationally consistent and high quality experiences and programs across Australia.
An early years curriculum or learning framework is defined as a set of principles and practices to guide those working with young children. The Early Years Learning Framework – “Belonging, Being and Becoming” and Framework for School Age Care – “My Time Our Place” are essential resources for services implementing the National Quality Standard.
Further information and resources are available on the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) website.
In Western Australia the Department for Local Government and Communities is responsible for the Education and Care Regulatory Unit. The Education and Care Services National Law (WA) Act 2012 and Education and Care Services National Regulations 2012 are available on the Education and Care Regulatory Unit website.
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