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We have an Artist in Residence Program

SOEL, in collaboration with Artsource Fremantle, invites local artists to come to create projects with our children. Find out more here.

The SOEL Blog

A foot in two worlds

When 4 year olds are in two kindergarten programs they have ‘a foot in two worlds’. At SOEL, they are ‘big children’, capable and competent.

Process rather than Product

When we receive a gift, we are often reminded that “it is the thought that counts”. For the children in SOEL, it is the thinking that counts.

Getting ready for school?

On Channel 7’s Sunrise yesterday, they talked about how some parents believe their children don’t “learn enough” in child care.

More than just ‘loving children’

When people come into early childhood care settings, they often say that their interest in working in this sector is because ‘they just love children!’ I always say, talk to me on Wednesday when you have changed 80 nappies and wiped many noses.

SOEL Kindy Programmes

SOEL has a solid curriculum with a stimulating Kindergarten education programme based on the Early Years Learning Framework.