Expert advice and commentary on early years education and childcare from the Nursery World team and columnists including Vidhya Alakeson, Dr Katherine Runswick-Cole, Nancy Stewart and James Hempsall
Well, the Conservative party pledge to increase funded early education for threeand four-year-olds from 15 to 30 hours a week came out of the blue (Tory blue, of course!) and had many seeing red.
Dressing-up and theme days too often seem like hard homework for parents with little gain for the children, says Working Mum.
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.