• Calls to boycott new baseline assessment trials - which won't even start until 2019

    Schools and parents are being encouraged to boycott trials of a new reception baseline assessment, two years before it is even due to start. Speaking today at a conference in London, Nancy Stewart, vice chair of the Association for Professional Development in Early Years, said that school leaders who do not agree with the introduction

    14.12 Dec. 7th, 2017 | News

  • Five things to be positive on the future of children's mental health

    An eagerly anticipated green paper is just one of the opportunities on the horizon for improving mental health provision for young people, according to a national children’s charity. Matthew Dodd, the principal education officer at the National Children’s Bureau, has laid out his top five reasons to be positive about the future of children’s mental

    18.33 Oct. 19th, 2017 | News