All aspects of the Positive Relationships theme of the EYFS, including child behaviour, attachment, the key person system, staff relationships, and working with parents. Regular features include Behaviour and Parent's Guides.
New research shows that when used in the best way, teaching assistants can have a positive impact on children’s learning and their transition to school, as Marion Dowling explains
How to encourage your children to partake in beneficial and enjoyable physical activities. By Penny Tassoni
A project run by a nursery in the West Midlands with the University of Worcester is helping parents to support their children’s language development, explain Alison...
Fortunately for those parents struggling to cope with their child’s behaviour, there are programmes to help, reports Annette Rawstrone
Far from being something to avoid for busy parents, cooking with children is a great way to spend time together, explains Penny Tassoni
Being able to make friends is easier for some than it is for others, but practitioners can help all children to form relationships. Marion Dowling explains how
In an extract from her book on understanding children’s behaviour, Cath Hunter explains some of the underlying reasons behind difficult behaviour and how it can...
The ‘epidemic’ requires a mix of early intervention and later support services, finds Charlotte Goddard
High-quality parenting programmes can support vulnerable people and their ability to parent. Charlotte Goddard profiles one such programme and the challenges facing...