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Robert Goodwill fosterchildren

Foster children will be eligible for 30-hours funding

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Government U-turns on 30-hours funding, which had excluded foster childrenRead more
30 hours

20,000 parents still haven’t secured a 30-hours place

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Government statistics reveal that 10% of eligible parents didn’t secure a placeRead more

Justine Greening social mobility

Justine Greening announces £50m funding for school nurseries

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Early years to be supported as social mobility action planRead more
Ofsted annual report

Ofsted’s annual report calls for changes to the EYFS

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Report argues that the EYFS “could be improved” to ensure children are prepared for KS1Read more

SEED study reports a rise in early years quality

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Government-funded study says that group settings have improved over time ...Read more
Universal credit

Universal credit could open up early years funding for 8,000 more two-year-old children

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DfE says that new plans will open up funding to more disadvantaged familiesRead more

DfE statistics reveal inequalities at reception level

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Just 56% of children eligible for free school meals reach a 'good level of development' by the end of receptionRead more

Ofsted calls on government to review the EYFS

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Ofsted says that Reception year is a "missed opportunity"Read more
Social mobility

Social Mobility Commission highlights divide between disadvantaged and more advantaged children

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Report reveals that disadvantaged children are 14% less likely to be school-readyRead more

Only 7% of eligible parents sign up for tax-free childcare

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Government spends 93% less than expected on scheme after low demandRead more

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