Practice tools & Resources

No Limitations – Breaking down gender stereotypes in the early years. A guide for early years educators (WHE 2017).

The No Limitations Guide has been developed for early childhood educators, and is also useful for parents and families, and anyone working with young children.

The No Limitations Guide is about promoting gender equality in early childhood settings, and provides practical tools, tips and resources for early educators for both an organisational focus and working with families. Click the image to download the guide.

For more information on gender equity training fees and packages that can be delivered in early years settings, please contact Women’s Health East on 9851 3700 or

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  • Fostering an Inclusive Environment: practical tips for early childhood services

    This document includes practical tips for early childhood services to foster inclusive practice. It includes prompts and tips to consider gender through: the use of language, environment, books, play and role modelling and personal reflection.  Download pdf. 

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  • Poster: Gender stereotypes: the what, how and why for families

    This is a great poster to display around your centre. This poster provides information about gender stereotypes and includes practical tips for families to consider gender in the home. Download poster. 

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  • Children’s book selection checklist by Access Health

Developed by Access Health, this children’s book checklist will help you to select books that embrace diversity and challenge gender stereotypes. Download the checklist.