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GCSE rules scrapped for standalone Level 3 EYEs

The requirement for those taking standalone Level 3 Early Years Educator courses to have GCSE English and Maths at Grade C or above before starting the qualification has been removed just before the new...

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Kids Company being investigated by Police over child abuse claims

A Metropolitan Police investigation has been launched into a number of allegations of crime involving the charity.

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Hundreds of under-fives excluded for disruptive behaviour

Nearly 1,000 nursery and reception children were temporarily excluded from school last year.

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Petition calls for Group B Strep test for newborns

Nearly 200,000 people have signed a petition urging the health secretary to introduce routine screening for Group B Strep in pregnancy.

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Twitter outrage over headteacher's EYFS comments

A storm has broken out on Twitter in reaction to comments from a headteacher that letting children play every day in the early years is ‘nonsense’.


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A Unique Child: Health & nutrition - Plan of action

How much physical activity do under-fives need? Public Health England offers some guidance

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Learning & Development: PSED part 2 - Mind out

How can practitioners help children to play in a manner that best supports their development? Marion Dowling...

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Learning & Development: Communication & Language - Word for word

How well children learn words is influenced by many things, including the environment and the manner in which...

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Home learning - A parent's guide to...Television time

Too much TV can have a negative impact on development, but when managed well it can actually be a valuable...

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Learning & Development: Froebel - A different story?

Seeing Froebelian principles in action in a township in South Africa gave Early Childhood Studies students...

 

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Social media - Using online networks for PR

Sites such as Twitter and Facebook are valuable sources of information for journalists. Kate Tyler offers...

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Common inspection framework: part 1 - Common ground?

Ofsted's new inspection framework comes in this September. In the first of a four-part series, the Pre-School...

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My best course - Understanding behaviour

A five-day intensive course on psychotherapy gave practitioner Rachel Cowie the tools to understand...

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HR Update - Performance check

There are a variety of ways to deal with poor performance from staff, says Jacqui Mann of HR4 Nurseries....

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