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latest news

National Prospectus Grant Programme 2015-16: 20/10/14

This grants programme will provide funding of up to £25 million. It is open to voluntary and community sector organisations, social enterprise… more

Community Childcare and Early Learning Hubs Seminars: 20/10/14

4Children is running a series of regional events on the learning from the Community Childcare and Early Learning Hubs project which h… more

Update from the 'Learn Explore Debate' events held during October 2014: 20/10/14

If you were unable to attend the lastest round of events you can access the presentation given by Sue Robb, Nation Head for Early years at 4Children… more

EYFSP Results 2013 to 2014: 17/10/14

Released 16th October 2014. … more


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Learn Explore Debate Presentation October 2014

Presented by Sue Robb, National Head for Early Years, 4Children … more

Ofsted Update October 2014

Presentation by Gill Jones, HMI Deputy Director Early Years Education, given during the October 20… more

Early Years Foundation Stage Profile results in England, 2013/14

This statistical first release contains national and local authority level results for EYFSP&… more


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upcoming events

Family Friendly Week

Event date : 20 Oct 2014

20th - 24th October 2014. In 2014, the Family and Childcare Trust’s annual Parents' We… more

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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