The Principles of Inclusive Education

Inclusivity in education has never been more vital. All over the world, children are excluded ..

How Important Is Pastoral Care in Schools?

Pastoral care is becoming increasingly important in schools to protect children against a vari..

Activities to celebrate Black History Month in early-years settings

Black History Month takes place every October and is celebrated in nurseries and schools acros..

Play-Based Learning Activities for the Early Years

Play based learning activities are more often than ever being referred to as the way forward ..

What is STEM education and why is it important?

STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills are in demand and the number of unfulf..

Practicing Mindfulness with Children

The last number of months has caused a huge amount of worry and anxiety for us all, including o..

SEND: All You Need to Know About Additional Needs Support in Education

15.4% of pupIls in the UK have special educational needs and disabilities (SEND). What is SEND?..

Language Development Stages for 3 to 4-Year-Olds

Between the ages of 3 and 4, children experience exciting language development. This include..

Outdoor Learning: Why is it so Important for our Children?

The ongoing pandemic has dramatically changed families' lifestyles for the foreseeable future. ..

Covid-19 and the Changes You May See in Nursery Schools

Covid-19 has had - and continues to have - a significant impact on all our lives. With nursery..

Tips for using technology in preschool activities

In today’s digitalised world children have access to technology from a very young age and le..

A Guide to Choosing a Nursery for Your Child

Choosing a nursery is one of the most important decisions you’ll make as the parent of a you..

Competition and Markets Authority Advice to the Early Years Sector – What Does It Mean?

The Covid-19 pandemic has put the Early Years sector under enormous pressure. A survey by the ..

The impact of the pandemic on nursery schools – are we in crisis?

What Has Been the Impact of the Pandemic on Nursery Schools? The impact of the pande..

A Snapshot of Speech and Language Therapies (SALT) to try

    Here are some simple strategies for parents, carers, practitioners and t..

Summer activities … and all you need is a box!

  ‘Out of the box’ activities are cheap and keep children amused for hours!      ..

Action for early years (during COVID-19)

From 20 July, early years settings will no longer be required to keep children in small, consi..

Rainy summer holidays?

Why not try out our indoor sensory play activities Sensory play consists of activities that s..

Why potty training is so important?

The cute puppy you just brought home will melt your heart until she starts messing up on your f..

Children’s immunisations during the coronavirus pandemic

Latest advice about children's immunisations Doctor surgeries have had to change the way thei..

Transitioning from nursery to school

Here are a few tips for parents/carers to help their child transition from nursery to primary ..