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Category: The Inspirational Educators Series


Meet Bonnie Scorer and her incredible crew of creatives from Canada. I have loved Make It Your Own from the moment I first created my own Instagram account, especially because the whole family are involved with the crafty video tutorials. Read more…


There are endless benefits to exposing children to the arts. Study after study cite the positive impact that exposure to the arts has on kids: increased community and school engagement, higher literacy levels, better fine motor skills, greater empathy, just to name a few. Never once have I seen a study saying that the arts don’t benefit kids!


Meet Clare Wood from Tiny Steps Make Big Strides. She is the owner of a literacy clinic in Perth, Western Australia. She also makes awesome literacy resources and blogs about all things early literacy in her spare time. Keep on Read more…


Meet Tara Burns from Melbourne, Australia. She is a Play at home mum of 14 years and the owner of Puggle and Kit an online store selling educational toys. As a mama, Tara really know her stuff as she has Read more…


Trixi Symonds. I live in Sydney Australia. Mum of 4 adult kids and a cat.. I’m a softie designer, the author of Sew Together Grow Together: Sewing Projects For Parents and Children and have been teaching children to sew for over 25 Read more…


Introducing Emily from Making with Mommy! She is a preschool teacher and mum to two children who lives in North Carolina, USA. Her Craft the the Zoo series has been wildly popular over on Insta, so I was eager to Read more…


Introducing Alison from Brisbane, Australia. Alison is a childcare educator who runs Toddler Activities at Home on Instagram. She lives with her two girls (aged 14 months and 2.10 years) and her husband, Dion. Alison and Dion are also owners Read more…


Teri from Petit Book Corner is one of my all-time favourite instagrammers! She is a kindergarten teacher who is passionate about all things early literacy. Teri is also the lady who started the #bookishplay movement and shares amazing picture book Read more…


Meet Jennifer Low from Auckland, New Zealand. She is an Early Childhood Home Educator  with two children aged 5 and 16 months. Read on as we talk unconventional materials for play and the educational style that influences Jennifer most…