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Early years funding: communicating the complexities to parents

In our latest guide, we uncover how nursery managers can avoid parent frustrations when navigating the intricacies of government funding, as well as highlight practical…

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Preparing for Ofsted with Connect Childcare

While Ofsted plays a crucial role in keeping standards high within early years, receiving ‘the call’ is enough to trigger panic in even the most…

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Parental Engagement: A Guide for Progressive Nursery Managers

Establishing fruitful and productive partnerships with parents is crucial to achieving the best possible outcomes for children, as well as commercial success, for UK nursery…

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Ofsted Inspections: A Helpful Guide for Early Years Providers

Following the Big Ofsted Conversation North, we created this helpful guide about Ofsted inspections for early years providers. Inspections aim to improve outcomes for families…

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Free Report: Cyber Security and the UK Early Years Sector

How are nursery managers and owners handling data compliance and security in their settings in 2023? We set out to gather a national picture of…

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Valentine’s Day Early Years Activity Guide

Valentine's Day themed can help develop a child's imagination, emotional development, and understanding of the world, and we’ve teamed up with Chloe Webster – of…

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Birdwatching Early Years Activity Guide

Helping children learn about the world around them and the environment helps provide a good basis for early childhood education. The RSPB Big Garden Bird…

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Sensory Play Early Years Activity Guide

The five senses are sight, sound, smell, taste, and touch. As your child grows and develops it is important for them to hone their senses…

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