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Official statistics: Early years and childcare registered providers inspections and outcomes: 30/09/14

Key findings  ? Between 1 September 2008 and 30 June 2014, Ofsted has inspected 65,704 early years providers which were active on the Early Y… more

Ofsted Consultation: Early Years providers and places and inspection and outcomes: 30/09/14

This is a consultation on Ofsted’s proposals for revisions to the publication of statistics relating to early years inspections and … more

RIGHT from the start early years good practice films: Chelsea Open Air Nursery: 30/09/14

RIGHT from the start' is a suite of six films showing examples of good practice in the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS). The key message in t… more

Primary Focus: The Next Stage of Improvement in England : 25/09/14

This report by Policy Exchange advises that over 3,000 primary schools (20%) could fall below the government’s tough new minimum standards in … more


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Primary Focus: The Next Stage of Improvement in England

This Policy Exchange report recommends that primary chains should think about how they can work cl… more

Marmot Indicators 2014

Published by the Institute of Health Equity, the Marmot Indicators 2014 were developed in col… more


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upcoming events

EYT Network Meeting (East) Autumn Term 2014

Event date : 09 Oct 2014

CLARC Wimborne … more

EYT Network Meeting (West) Autumn Term 2014

Event date : 10 Oct 2014

Dorford Centre Dorchester … more




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