Early Years Foundation Stage Profile Handbook Early Years Foundation Stage Profile Handbook

Some important documents have just appeared on the Department of Education website, and if you have any involvement with the Early Years Fou...

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5:50 AM

Ofsted Annual Report 2011/12 Ofsted Annual Report 2011/12

Ofsted has just published its latest annual report, the first since Michael Wilshaw was appointed as Chief Inspector. The report looks at al...

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2:11 AM

New Research New Research

A quick round-up of various new reports: The UN Convention on the Rights of the Child: a Study of Legal Implementation in 12 Countries is a...

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8:43 AM

Anti-Bullying Week Anti-Bullying Week

19 - 23 November is Anti-Bullying Week , an annual event established in 2006 by the Anti-Bullying Alliance . The theme for this year's W...

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5:56 AM

Men In Childcare Men In Childcare

One of the most common enquiries I've had in recent years is for information on men working in childcare, so a new publication from the ...

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4:11 AM

Decoding Learning Decoding Learning

A new report claims that expensive technology in schools often goes to waste because teachers have not been trained to use it . The report, ...

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6:37 AM

EYES Search EYES Search

Possibly as a result of a mention in this article on Kathy Brodie's website - thanks Kathy! - more people have recently begun to use th...

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4:12 AM

Evaluating Wikipedia Evaluating Wikipedia

A slightly controversial subject today with regards to students... Back in the summer I presented a paper which argued that Wikipedia could,...

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3:45 AM

The Safety and Security of Consistency The Safety and Security of Consistency

I was working with one of my student teachers recently and she expressed to me her exasperation with her cooperating site teacher.  They cur...

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5:10 AM

Bernard van Leer Foundation Bernard van Leer Foundation

The Bernard van Leer Foundation is an international organisation with a mission to "improve opportunities for children up to age 8 who...

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9:40 AM