Foundations for Success
A resource to help you deliver a quality early learning program for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children. Foundations for Success provides additional guidance to the Early Years Learning Framework and is packed with information, inspiration and good practice advice.
Inform your practice

Build learning bridges

How to build on what Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children know and can do, to become two-way strong.

Make informed decisions

How to make Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children, families and communities central to your planning, assessment and reflective practice.

Achieve learning outcomes

How to create experiences, interactions and environments that maximise Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children’s learning and wellbeing, aligned with the learning outcomes in the Early Years Learning Framework..

Access resources

Select from a suite of good practice and inspirational videos, templates and professional links.

Notice to readers

The Queensland Department of Education and Training respects the cultural issues inherent in the recording and publication of photographs and videos.

The photographs and videos featured on this website are from early learning programs across Queensland and have been published with permission.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are advised that content on this website may contain images and voices of deceased persons.

Where the term Indigenous’ is used on this website, it refers to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. ‘Indigenous Australia’ is a term used to describe Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples of Australia. ‘Indigenous’ means ‘first’, and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are the first peoples of Australia.