There’s something so heartmelting about young men enjoying spending time with small kids. This article is about a programme designed to get unemployed young men into early childhood education. The lads doing the training had a fabulous time and so did the kids they worked with.
Kindies are really short of male teachers, which is a huge loss for small kids. They love hanging out with men. We went to a kindy in Dunedin which had a male teacher and wherever he went in the kindy, he had a train of small admirers running along behind him.