NEW book: Achieving excellence in the Early Years: a guide for headteachers
This book brings together contributions from leading Early Years experts to give primary school headteachers and leaders an understanding of the distinctive aspects of excellent practice in nursery and reception classes.
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- The characteristics of effective early learning
- Communication and Language
- Social and Emotional development
- Leadership and management
Helen Moylett is an independent early years consultant and writer. She has been a junior, infant, nursery and home school liaison teacher, a local authority advisory teacher and a university lecturer in primary and early years education. In 2000 she left academia to become head of an early years...
Can early education make a difference to children's life chances?
The publication this week of a research report by Jo Blanden and colleagues has led to headlines such as "Benefits of nursery education not lasting" (BBC) and "X factor over evidence: the failure of early years education" (Telegraph). This comes only weeks after the publication of the final phase of the EPPSE study was reported as showing that high quality early education had an impact on children right up to GCSE level. So why the apparently contradictory findings? Professor Kathy Sylva explains:Read more
DfE guidance on Ebola
DfE have issued advice to schools and early years settings on EbolaRead more
New Schools Direct route in Nursery Schools
Goldsmiths offers new schools-based route into Early Years teaching, working with group of maintained nursery schools.Read more
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