20 Oct - 2 Nov 2014
Nursery World is the leading title for everyone in the early years community, and first published in 1925. It provides an invaluable mix of the latest news, research and opinion plus best practice and management advice from the top experts in the sector. It is essential reading for managers and practitioners involved in delivering early years education and childcare across the private, voluntary and public sectors.
Nursery World features:
Unrivalled news coverage with in-depth reports and updates on the frequent changes in Government policy
Professional advice from early years experts and key insights into childcare practice
Features linked to the four themes of the Early Years Foundation Stage: A Unique Child, Positive Relationships, Enabling Environments, Learning and Development
Activity ideas across all areas of learning, including monthly A2 activity poster
Management advice on running your setting and the updates on policy guides affecting your business
Early years expert Penny Tassoni is this month’s star contributor, providing an in-depth guide to mark making and how to support it. Penny explains how mark making links to all areas of learning, and places it in the context of the Literacy programme in the new EYFS.
While geography has not been particularly highlighted within the new framework, Phil Armstrong outlines why it should form part of an early years curriculum, linked to understanding the world. Take inspiration from his practice ideas that will enhance children’s sense of place and confidence about the wider world.
We also focus on best practice in schools, taking an in-depth look at how academies are strengthening their early years ethos and prioritising their outdoor space.
Meanwhile this month’s business coverage takes a look at franchising and its different models.
Plus Nursery World’s regular series, including essential resources, an outdoor calendar for October, how to work towards sustainability and health and nutrition.