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
Nursery World’s 8 July issue includes a special focus on the Baseline assessment due to be introduced in Reception classes that is causing concern among early years specialists. Julie Mountain’s series on outdoor practice in Japan explores connecting with nature, and our inclusion slot looks at how one nursery supported a boy with speech and language delay. A group of nursery schools describe how they supported children’s sense of self through drawing and talking, and we find out how Elmscot Day Nursery has built strong partnerships with parents. In Work Matters, our series on managing equality and diversity has expert advice on religion and belief, and Pennie Akehurst details the key points of the new Ofsted inspection framework early years handbook. In News, we report on the parliamentary group report warning about threats to nursery sustainability, and talk exclusively to Ofsted chief Amanda Spielman about the new EIF.