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Baby boy dies after choking on food at nursery

A child has died at a Bright Horizons nursery in Edinburgh, after choking on food.


MPs back co-location of nurseries and care

An interim report from the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Social Integration has called for nurseries to co-locate with care homes to encourage better relationships between generations.


Nursery group adds 10th setting

Saurus Nurseries has acquired a West Sussex nursery as part of expansion plans.


Vanessa George to be freed from prison

Nursery paedophile Vanessa George is to be released from prison after a parole board decided she no longer represents a ‘significant risk’ to the public.


LEYF opens the country's first early years chef academy

London Early Years Foundation (LEYF) has today launched its Early Years Chef Academy, which aims to transform meals served to children in nurseries.

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EYFS best practice in schools: Baseline – Know better?

The new baseline assessment programme is being trialled by schools from September. Charlotte Goddard examines...


Outdoors in Japan, part 3 - Wild ideas

What UK settings can learn from Japanese kindergartens when it comes to connecting with nature. By Julie Mountain...


Inclusion - Supporting… Theo

How one setting helped a young boy begin to overcome his speech and language difficulties.


Strong points

How Elmscot Day Nursery in Greater Manchester makes working with parents and carers a priority, both inside...


Feeling fascinating

How three settings in London used their pupil premium funding to support children’s sense of self through...


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Childcare Counsel - disability discrimination,voluntary overtime

Our resident employment lawyer Caroline Robins, Eversheds principal associate, answers your questions...


Training Talk - Ofsted-Ready

Preparing for the new Education Inspection Framework. By Gabriella Jozwiak


Managing Equality and Diversity, Part 7: Religion and Belief - Have faith

What must settings do to ensure they are inclusive of all religions and beliefs, asks Gabriella Jozwiak...


Inspection - The early years handbook

Pennie Akehurst sets out key points on the new Early years inspection handbook in the second part of...

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