BECERA is a new initiative established in 2010 as an independent organisation focusing on research and current practice in early childhood throughout Britain.
Kind en Gezin, together with its partners, aims to create as many opportunities as possible for every child, regardless of where he or she was born or where and how he or she is growing up.
European magazine for Early Years. For the last 10 years Children in Europe magazine has proved indispensable for keeping up-to-date with European policies, research and good practice. The magazine is for everyone working with and for children from 0-10,
CREC specialises in early childhood research which has relevant and meaningful outcomes for practice and policy. Some of its research is transformed into training and development programmes designed for the specific needs of the early years sector.
Early childhood education and care (ECEC) has become a policy priority in many countries. A growing body of research recognises that ECEC brings a wide range of benefits, including social and economic benefits; better child well-being and learning outcome
The Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) is a comprehensive statutory framework that sets the standards for the learning, development and care of children from birth to five.
Stafford Children's Centre, 'where families matter most', exists for one purpose, which is to improve the outcomes for young children by helping and supporting families in and around the local community.
The Early Years and Childcare Service is part of the county council's Families First Service. We work with families and childcare providers to help ensure that the early years and childcare needs of Staffordshire families are met.
Starting Strong III - A Quality Toolbox for Early Childhood Education and Care (OECD publication 2012)