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Purpose of children’s centres questioned in Education Select Committee report

Julia Corbett, News Editor (17-Dec-13)

The Government needs to clarify what the core purpose of Sure Start children’s centres is, a group of MPs warned in an Education Select Committee report. MPs behind the report want the Government to focus on the role of Sure.....

Think tank calls on Government to offer universal state-funded childcare through children's centres

Sue Learner, News Editor (12-Dec-13)

The Government needs to offer universal childcare through ‘community institutions such as children’s centres that bring children and parents together’, according to a report by IPPR. The interim report of.....

daynurseries.co.uk survey finds majority of people disagree with iPads in nurseries

Sue Learner, News Editor (03-Dec-13)

Three-quarters of people disagree with the “technological creep” into nurseries where iPads and other digital devices are becoming the norm, according to a new survey. The poll conducted by daynurseries.co.uk,.....