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How safe are our children? 2019

August 1, 2019

An overview of data on child abuse online. The Office for National Statistics have produced a report on statistics relating to the issue of online abuse. “If we are to …

Button Battery safety. Where are yours?

July 2, 2019

CAPT are supporting Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch (HSIB) to raise awareness to parents of the dangers of button batteries.   Further information and downloadable resources can be found here  

Hungry Little Minds – a new three-year campaign

July 2, 2019

Today, 2/7/19, the Department for Education is launching Hungry Little Minds – a new three-year campaign to encourage parents to engage in activities that support their child’s early learning and help …

National Play Day Wednesday 7th August

July 2, 2019

Playday is the national day for play in the UK, traditionally held on the first Wednesday in August. This year Playday will be celebrated on Wednesday 7 August. We are …

Free Conference – Pedagogy, curriculum and the art of teaching in early childhood.

June 6, 2019

You are invited to the annual Early Years Conference taking place at the University of Wolverhampton. The 2019 Early Years conference theme will focus on Pedagogy, curriculum and the art …

The Department for Education campaign to raise awareness of 30 hours free childcare

June 5, 2019

The Department for Education (DfE) is launching a campaign to raise awareness of the benefits of 30 hours free childcare, with a focus on lower-income families.   Existing data shows that …

*Changes to the Website*

May 21, 2019

Have you seen the new EEF page?  It now contains all of the information from The Family Information Service to support you in administering Early Education Funding. The information that …

Additional date for Ofsted Inspection Framework Training

May 20, 2019

Due to the popularity of the  training, ‘The Early Years Ofsted Inspection Framework for September 2019’, a new date has been arranged for 7th August.  Full details are on the …

Launch of new Safeguarding Children Partnership

May 9, 2019

On 1st May 2019 Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council, Birmingham and Solihull Clinical Commissioning Group, and West Midlands Police began our new way of working arrangements for working together to safeguard …

Early Years Looked After Children Co-ordinator Core Training

April 3, 2019

Tuesday 14th May at Sans Souci. See flier for more information.