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Further education colleges have seen a significant drop in their number of Level 3 Early Years Educator (EYE) students, with the GCSE maths requirement overwhelmingly blamed for the recruitment crisis,...
Early years workers could be prosecuted if they fail to report their suspicions of child abuse or neglect to local authorities.
Fears that settings won’t be able to access their fair share of Government grants to deliver the 30 hours have been raised after providers said they were unaware the cash existed.
Children’s centres should be renamed and rebranded as family hubs as a one-stop shop of support to deliver the Government’s life chances policy, according to a cross-party group of...
Childbase has built an eco-friendly day nursery at Cranfield University
Professor Frank Kelly is based at King’s College London’s MRC-PHE (Medical Research Council-Public Health...
Nutrition scientist, British Nutrition Foundation
14 October 2015
In parts of Finland, staff working in state-funded nursery settings have been told they must use adult-sized furniture. According to one manager, working in an EYFS nursery in Helsinki, the reason...
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.