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A university professor who has devoted more than 40 years to working in early years education has been awarded a CBE in the New Year Honours List, it was announced today.
Leaflets advising families on how to stay safe over the Christmas holiday period are being distributed through children's centres, housing associations and shopping centres.
A three-point plan aimed at preventing family breakdown and supporting children whose parents are separating was launched today (18 December) by children's secretary Ed Balls, at the Government's first-ever 'relationship summit'.
A star line-up of early years experts will host the seminar programme at Nursery World's show next January, where you can also see the best selection of early years resources.
A 12m action plan to improve children's speech, language and communication was unveiled by the Government today (17 December).
Sarah-Jane Turner, Childminder of the Year in the Nursery World Awards, is from Derbyshire, not Gloucestershire as printed in our Awards supplement.
Children's minister Beverley Hughes has written to UNICEF to complain about a report on early childhood education which she described as 'poor' and full of inaccuracies.
Almost one in four children is overweight or obese by the time they start school, according to figures from the National Child Measurement Programme for the academic year 2007/2008.
The NHS operating Framework published last week highlights access to children's centres and the Healthy Child programmes, as improving health and reducing health inequalities. It calls for 'high quality services as close to home as possible and in a range of settings, for example children's centres.'
National strategies has launched a website to make all its content available in one place, including the Early Years Foundation Stage and the Primary and Secondary Frameworks. Visit www.standards.dcsf.gov.uk/nationalstrategies.