We are excited to announce that Complete Kids Early Learning Centre has been selected to Learn a Language. 🙂
One of only 9  preschools selected across all of Victoria, we feel very proud and honoured to be able to offer our families and our staff this opportunity.

Please read the below Media Release for more information about the trial.

 
Media Release

Preschools to set the tone for language trials

Saturday 8 November 2014 Media Release

The Hon Sussan Ley MP

Assistant Minister for Education

Forty preschools across Australia have been selected from more than 1000 applicants to take part in the Abbott Government’s trial of a second language in the year before school in 2015.

Assistant Minister for Education Sussan Ley today unveiled the full list of successful preschools for the $9.8 million Early Learning Languages Australia (ELLA) trial, which will use play?based apps to help generate interest in language studies that can be built on in later schooling.

Ms Ley said the strong response to the trial – 1118 preschools in total – ensured a diverse representation of preschools involving every state and territory.

“Our children are now techsperts from early on, particularly with the vast array of interactive early education applications and games that are now available at their fingertips,” Ms Ley said.

“This play-based approach is therefore a fun and easy way to get our kids interested in learning skills for life, such as a language other than English, from early on in their education journey.

“These trials show the Australian public is clearly interested in the Government’s broader plans to promote participation in language studies from the early years through to year 12.

“And it’s easy to see why, when the proportion of Year 12 students studying a language other than English has dropped from about 40 per […]