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Filtered by author: Dan Breslin

Children aren’t the only ones going back to school this month

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Wednesday 07 September 2016 / Early intervention, Inequality
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Children, teachers and the EYFSP are all heading back to the classroom.

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Staying in touch has never been so important

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Thursday 18 August 2016 / Early intervention
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Amongst all the different ways parents can ask for help we need to make sure that health visitors remain an option.

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Success starts at home

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Monday 25 July 2016 / Children's centres, Inequality
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What happens at home makes a big difference to child development. But some children have it better than others.

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Child poverty numbers on the rise

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Friday 01 July 2016 / Early intervention, Cost of living
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With child poverty numbers going the wrong way government has to act now.

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Hands up, who thinks their parents or carers are their most important teacher?

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Wednesday 20 April 2016 / Children's centres, Early intervention, Inequality
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The first teachers we have don't work in a classroom.

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