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Nursery nurse 'struck off' for mistreatment of children

A Scottish nursery nurse who mistreated children in her care has been struck off the professional register.

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Childcare business grants rise to £1,000 for nurseries

Childcare business grants will be doubled and extended to settings that have been running less than a year.

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Colin Firth launches appeal for children who stammer

The charity Action for Stammering Children aims to raise £1.5m to provide specialist speech and language therapy.

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Sam Gyimah launches £500,000 childcare social investment fund

Early years providers will be able to apply for a share of a new fund designed to encourage the corporate sector to invest in the childcare market.

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Nicola Sturgeon commits to doubling funding for free places

Scotland’s first minister has pledged to double the amount of funding for free nursery places in the next parliament.


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Home learning - A parent's guide to ... bilingualism

More children now grow up with two or more languages, but how can you help them learn? Penny Tassoni offers...

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A Unique Child: Inclusion - Full circle

The SEND Code of Practice seeks to refocus practitioners' efforts on making sure children and families are...

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Enabling Environments: Collections - Make it count

Well-chosen activities, heuristic play resources and a number-rich environment can help practitioners to...

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Positive Relationships: Working with parents - Being secure

A framework for building parent-child attachments and so child resilience has been developed by a council...

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Enabling Environments: Bug Hotels - Room service

Making a bug hotel to protect insects during the winter can help children learn about the natural environment,...

 

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Social media - Deciding on a direction

In the second instalment of her series on social media, expert Kate Tyler offers some pointers on how...

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Business Models Part 6: Maintained sector - Back to school

In the final part of our series on business models, Hannah Crown looks at how schools are working the...

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My Best course - Building up resilience

Resilience training helped 18 nursery managers become better leaders, says childcare charity chief Fiona...

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School Direct Early Years - Grow your own

The new School Direct programme is being used by nursery schools develop the next generation of talent....

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