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Sweden's 'Skogsmulle' teaches UK's forest school children resilience
Sweden's 'Skogsmulle' teaches UK's forest school children resilience
Woodland Kindergarten is Sheffield’s only outdoor nursery. There are no classrooms, just a pack-away tipi for shelter and Mulle, a fictional woodland creature who teaches children to see the 'magical' side of nature. Three years ago, the nursery began practising... Read more
 
Government picks NFER to test four-year-olds despite teachers' opposition
The Department for Education (DfE) has chosen NFER to deliver its controversial baseline tests for four-year-olds starting school, despite anger from teachers who have vowed to stop the assessments being rolled out. The DfE confirmed it has selected the National... Read more
 
Nursery group leads way in closing gender pay gap
Female employees at Childbase Partnership are paid on average 1.1 per cent more than their male counterparts, new data suggests. The employee-owned company, which operates 41 day nurseries, is bucking the trend in the early years sector where men continue to be paid... Read more
 
Parents warned to be vigilant after boy dies of meningitis
Parents have been warned to be vigilant, after a three-year-old boy who attended a nursery in Lancashire, died after contracting meningitis. Hector Kirkham was taken to the Royal Lancaster Infirmary after contracting meningococcal septicaemia but died 12 hours after... Read more
 
Royal baby: Princess Charlotte warned that new siblings 'cry all night'
Royal baby: Princess Charlotte warned that new siblings 'cry all night'
Pre-schooler Princess Charlotte was all smiles as she waved to the press waiting outside St Mary's Hospital where her baby brother was born. But how will she deal with her new sibling stealing the limelight from her? Children and staff from nurseries share their views.... Read more
 
Government told to scrap business rates for 'struggling' nurseries
Small childcare providers are struggling to make ends meet, with some considering closing their doors for good, a new report has revealed. The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) is urging the Government to increase the hourly rate paid to local authorities for the... Read more
 
A thousand children's centres close after falling off 'Government list of priorities'
Over 1,000 Sure Start children’s centres across the country have closed since 2009, twice as many as the Government has officially reported, according to research by the Sutton Trust. The report ‘Stop Start’ found official Government data has grossly underestimated... Read more
 
Millie's Mark extended to pre-schools and childminders in England
Pre-schools, nursery schools and childminders in England are now able to achieve Millie’s Mark - the accreditation for excellence in paediatric first aid. Millie’s Mark is named after Millie Thompson, who died as a result of choking on food at nursery in 2012. Her... Read more
 
Children's Minister says more Welsh areas will pilot 30 hours childcare offer
Welsh Children’s minister Huw Irranca-Davies has announced the ‘free’ 30 hours a week childcare offer is to be piloted in more areas across Wales, before being rolled out to the entire country by September 2020. Mr Irranca-Davies confirmed the Government-funded... Read more
 
Bambinos is first UK nursery group sold to a Chinese investor
Bambinos is first UK nursery group sold to a Chinese investor
Bambinos Day Nursery group, which runs four nurseries in Plymouth, has been sold to JiaYi Education – making it the first nursery business in the UK to be bought by a Chinese investor. The group which is registered to offer 279 childcare places in total, was founded... Read more
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Mandarin speaking children have 'head start' when learning maths, says bilingual nursery owner
Mandarin speaking children have 'head start' when learning maths, says bilingual nursery owner
Cennydd John set up Britain's first bilingual English-Mandarin nursery chain after his son was born, as he became "acutely aware of the importance that China would have on his life". "I wanted him to benefit from a knowledge of the language without spending the amount of... Read more
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Upcoming Featured Exhibitions, Conferences & Award Presentations
Pre-School Learning Alliance Annual Conference 2018
Date: 01 Jun 2018
Location: Hilton London Bankside, in Southwark, London SE1 0UG
Childcare Expo Manchester 2018
Date: 15 Jun 2018 - 16 Jun 2018
Location: EventCity, Manchester
NDNA Conference 2018
Date: 22 Jun 2018
Location: Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Men in Early Years Conference
Date: 10 Jul 2018
Location: City Hall in Bristol
Childcare Expo Midlands 2018
Date: 28 Sep 2018 - 29 Sep 2018
Location: Ricoh Arena, Coventry
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10 Most Read News Articles of the Month
1 Royal baby: Princess Charlotte warned that new siblings 'cry all night'
2 Millie's Mark extended to pre-schools and childminders in England
3 Parents warned to be vigilant after boy dies of meningitis
4 Yellow Dot nurseries bought by Bright Horizons
5 Bambinos is first UK nursery group sold to a Chinese investor
6 Government told to scrap business rates for 'struggling' nurseries
7 Nursery group leads way in closing gender pay gap
8 Children's Minister says more Welsh areas will pilot 30 hours childcare offer
9 Kids Planet nursery chain to double portfolio with £6.5m investment
10 Sir Elton John to read bedtime story on CBeebies
 
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