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latest news

Integrated health and early years reviews for 2 to 2-and-a-half-year-olds will be rolled out next year: 26/11/14

Health Minister Dr Dan Poulter and Childcare and Education Minister Sam Gyimah have announced that integrated health and early years reviews for 2 t… more

Evaluating the use of evidence for education: 26/11/14

The Education Committee is hosting an online forum for members of the public to evaluate evidence from the Department for E… more

State of Children's Rights in England 2014: 26/11/14

Published to coincide with the 25th anniversary of the blueprint for children’s human rights – the UN Convention on the Rights of t… more

Invitation to early years providers to join a potential new project - deadline 5th December 2014: 26/11/14

The DfE are exploring the interest in a potential new project which will test innovative approaches to improving outcomes for young children in disa… more


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State of Children's Rights in England 2014

Published by the Children's Rights Alliance for England … more


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upcoming events

Autumn term EYP/EYT development day

Event date : 27 Nov 2014

This event will be facilitated by Judith Stevens.  Location: Dorchester … more

Ofsted Consultation: Early Years providers and places and inspection and outcomes

Event date : 28 Nov 2014

Deadline for submission. … more




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