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Occasional Paper 4: The quality of physical environments in education and care services: An analysis of Quality Area 3 of the National Quality Standard

Early childhood education Child care Education Research Australia
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This occasional paper is the fourth in a series on the National Quality Framework (NQF). This paper offers detailed insights into education and care service quality ratings for Quality Area 3 (physical environment) of the National Quality Standard (NQS). The focus is on ensuring the physical environment of a service is safe, suitable and provides a rich and diverse range of experiences that promote children’s learning and development.

(Note - other papers in this series can be accessed via the Related Content link below)

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