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Former deputy head questions if 'feminised' nurseries are doing enough to stimulate boys

Sue Learner, News Editor (08-Jan-14)

A former deputy head teacher has questioned whether nurseries staffed mainly by women are giving boys the same opportunity to explore imaginative play as girls. Many nurseries are very ‘feminised’ environments,.....

Baby room staff should be recognised for their crucial role in day nursery settings

Julia Corbett, News Editor (08-Jan-14)

Over half of the UK’s babies are being cared for outside of their own home, with other family members and day nurseries providing a higher level of care at a younger age of babies’ lives. Baby rooms within.....