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School nurseries to take more disadvantaged children with £50m cash boost

Michaela Chirgwin (15-Dec-17)

Education secretary, Justine Greening, has vowed to tackle the gap in social mobility by announcing a £50m cash injection to create more places for ‘disadvantaged children’ at school nurseries. The move.....

Nurseries angry at Ofsted's 'schoolification' approach

Michaela Chirgwin (13-Dec-17)

The new chief inspector of Ofsted has angered the early years community with the findings of her first annual report, which suggests a significant amount of primary schools are not improving year on year due to the ‘weaknesses’ of.....