Programs in Early Learning Centres

Regional Catholic Early Learning Centres have a child-centred integrated program.

The program is based on:

Why a play based curriculum?

Play is:

Play involves diversity and choice. It enhances motivation, autonomy, self-esteem, social competence and emotional wellbeing.

Early Learning Centres Curriculum

Catholic Early Learning Centres Curriculum is based on five foundational pillars underpinned by religious education principles and practices and is expressed through planned play experiences.

The pillars are:

Documents to support the curriculum

Treasures New and Old is the core religious document for the Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn. This informs the teaching and learning.

For more information and to view the Treasures New and Old document click here.

The Every Chance to Learn framework for the ACT schools preschool to year 10 is the core curriculum document for Regional Catholic Early Learning Centres.

For more information and to view the Every Chance to Learn document click here.