Uncovering the value of out-of-school hours learning programs

Australia, like other countries internationally, are experiencing steady growth patterns in children attending out-of-school hours care (OSHC) programs in response to parental demands for enjoyable, safe, supervised environments after school (Simoncini, C...

Why more than one day benefits your child

Why attending an early childhood service more than one day benefits your child Early childhood education and care services cater for the educational and care needs of children birth-5 years. Over the past decade, increased levels of evidence-based rese...

What’s the difference?

The education and well-being needs of children is often at the forefront of families minds when choosing primary schools and high schools. Similarly, families choosing a suitable early learning service also need to consider the needs of their family and c...

Activity Gurus join our afternoon Fun Club Program

In school Term Three, Big Fat Smile has introduced specialised Activity Gurus across our 14 Fun Clubs. A little bit about our Activity Gurus   Tori Ellis Tori’s special talent is Drama! Her goal is to engage the children in games and learni...