News - Debates

Should nurseries allow parents to watch their child using webcams?

02-Jul-14

Dan Powick, owner, Rendlesham Day Nursery and Bridge Farm Day Nursery
YES - When Dan Powick opened Rendlesham nursery with his wife Tina in 2005, one of the first things they did was to fit webcams into the nursery. Mr Powick only wanted to employ staff members who felt confident enough in their own skills to be happy to work with...

Karen Quinton, manager, Bright Stars Childcare Services
NO - Karen Quinton operates Bright Stars Childcare Services in her family home in Sutton-in-Ashfield and believes the use of webcams in childcare settings are “obtrusive.” Ms Quinton said: “My staff and I work hard to build strong relationships and trust with...

Poll: Should nurseries allow parents to watch their child using webcams?

Yes

No

To view the results of the poll, you need to vote!