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​Small Bites for Big Steps: 

Video Series and Professional Development Courses

Evidence shows that positive experiences in the first 2000 days of life can make a significant difference in children’s long-term health and development. Early Childhood Educators have the unique ability to support children’s development during this time, as they build meaningful relationships with children and their families.

This video series provides bite sized information to support and empower Early Childhood Educators and are categorised in the following age groups: 
  • Nursery Room - 0 to 18 months
  • Toddler Room - 18 months to 3 years
  • Preschool Room - 3 to 5 years

Bringing together professionals from across our Child, Youth and Family Health Services, the video series cover a broad range of topics including:​
  • Breastfeeding
  • Healthy Eating
  • Physical Activity
  • Sleeping
  • Oral Health
  • School Readiness
  • Leadership

Professional Development Courses

​To complement the video series, Small Bites for Big Steps is also available as free Professional Development courses for Educators and Teachers working in (or interested in) the Early Childhood Education and Care sector.


​​View the following introductory video for an overview about the series: 


Video Showcases

​On demand videos to best support the health and development of the children at your service and in your care. Choose your showcase of interest to view specially selected videos. 

​Professional Development

​Are you looking for Professional Development opportunities? Small Bites for Big Steps is available as Professional Development courses for Educators. 

Two versions of professional development are available for each category:
  • General Professional Development
  • NESA Accredited Professional Development (for Early Childhood Teachers)

Getting Started
​To learn more and to access your free Small Bites for Big Steps Professional Development courses, choose the group you work with (or are interested in) from the below:

Group 1
Group 2
Group 3