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Lawyers urge nurseries to take downgrading concerns and 'unfairness' of Ofsted inspections to Parliament

Sue Learner, News Editor (07-Nov-13)

Nurseries in England are stuck between a rock and a hard place, according to lawyers who say that “despite the potentially devastating consequences of being branded inadequate, there is no statutory or other effective mechanism through.....

Save Childhood Movement lobbies Parliament to stop 'schoolification' of the early years

Sue Learner, News Editor (07-Nov-13)

The Save Childhood Movement has rapidly become a powerful voice fighting to stop what it calls ‘developmentally inappropriate policy-making in the early years’. This year has seen a whole host of proposals.....