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CANparent Classes Parents want the best for their children, to see them thrive and enjoy their childhood, but being a parent isn’t always easy. Around…

Getting Ready for the Revised EYFS – Time to Reflect




The revised EYFS gives an opportunity for leaders, managers and practitioners to reflect on current systems, routines and everyday practice. Over the next few weeks…

Gateway to Writing: Case Study 4




The Gateway to Writing resources highlight the importance of the four interdependent strands of language development, and the crucial role of practitioners in supporting children’s…

Parents as Partners in Early Learning: Barnsley Case Study




Barnsley’s Parents as Partners in Early Learning (PPEL) funding was used to recruit parent champions via the National Children’s Homes (NCH) children’s centre in Bolton-on-Dearne…