The latest edition of our popular Nursery Equipment supplement is now out, packed with brilliant ideas for your setting's environment.
The forest school approach is growing in popularity, and it is taking a variety of different formats as settings embrace it in ways that reflect their individual needs. Nicole Weinstein explains.
Lisa Sancisi and Margaret Edgington look at how to support the characteristics of effective learning.
'Employee engagement' is management jargon, but it can do a lot of good for both your business and your people, says Childbase Partnership regional director Sarah Rotundo
More than two million children are living in households that have cut back on food or heating because of a real-term freeze to child benefits.
Children’s centre funding has dropped by more than 35 per cent since 2010, an analysis by Barnardo’s has revealed.
Carole Edmond, managing director of Bright Horizons, has left the nursery group after six years in the role.
A former chairman of one of the country’s largest nursery groups has been banned from acting as a company director for 12 years for creating false documents and attempting to defraud his construction company....
A new study suggests first-time fathers are being held back from raising their children.
With nurseries spending an increasing amount of time outside, many are investing in outdoor structures bringing...
In Scotland, creativity is now at the heart of early years education. Annette Rawstrone assesses its capacity...
Some settings are making blocks an important part of their provision - and opening up new opportunities for...
Role play is becoming more flexible, with settings embracing approaches that create more authentic experiences...
Use targeted resources that are meaningful to children to get them talking, says Judith Stevens.
'Employee engagement' is management jargon, but it can do a lot of good for both your business and your...
A safeguarding strategy for your online activity is vital for protecting the children in your care....
Micro nurseries, tiny settings offering better than the statutory ratios, are on the increase.
High staff turnover is not only a concern for management - many parents see it as a warning sign, says...
05 November 2014
The final part of the Nursery World early years trip to Finland and Sweden was spent in the lovely city of Stockholm.
03 November 2014
Our time in Finland continued with a visit to pre-school services in Espoo, a city in the municipality of Helsinki.