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Quality and Regulations


Garawa Preschool operates under the National Quality Framework which aims to raise quality, drive continuous improvement and provide better educational and developmental outcomes for children. 

Garawa Preschool was rated Exceeding in all 7 Quality Areas in 2020!

The important aspects of the National Quality Framework and its implementation are:

Education and Care Services National Law

Education and Care Services National Regulations

National Quality Standard (NQS)

The Early Childhood Education Directorate who is responsible for the approval, monitoring and quality assessment of Garawa Preschool.

A national body – Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) which guides the implementation of the National Quality Framework and works with regulatory authorities.

Garawa Preschool has a quality improvement plan to evaluate current practices through self-assessment, identifying strengths and then goals for quality improvement. The quality improvement plan outlines strategies for achieving the preschool’s goals and supports all staff to focus on improvements that will lead to better outcomes for children and families.