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Guidance for early years professionals integrating health and education reviews for two-years-olds issued

Julia Corbett, News Editor (24-Nov-14)

A resource pack has been produced to support early years professionals overseeing the integration of health and education development reviews for two-year-olds, due to be introduced in September 2015. The.....

Attainment gap still high between autumn and summer born children

Julia Corbett, News Editor (20-Nov-14)

Despite an improvement in the amount of children achieving a good level of development in the Early Years Foundation Stage Profile, an attainment gap remains between autumn and summer born children. The.....

Questions raised over independence of new Children’s Commissioner

Sue Learner, News Editor (10-Nov-14)

The new children's commissioner has been announced as Anne Longfield, current chief executive for the charity 4Children. However her independence was questioned before her selection by the Education Select.....