News

This is our latest news. Check back here for all PACEY announcements, news and views, as well as PACEY reaction to government announcements concerning the childcare sector. We'll also share reports and findings from regulatory bodies and our various partner organisations.

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Latest from PACEY's blog: August 2015

Discover what we're talking about over on the blog - including early years language development, transitions to school, SEND, the great outdoors and fun music activities. 

28/08/2015

Changes in Ofsted’s early education directorate

Ofsted's Director of Early Education has announced that he will be moving on to concentrate solely on his role as Regional Director, North East, Yorkshire and Humber. 

27/08/2015

Government calls for participants in 30 hours free childcare trial

The Government has asked childcare providers to come forward to participate in trials for the expanded free entitlement offer from September 2016.

 

26/08/2015

Parents anxious about children starting school

New research shows parents have high level of anxiety about their children starting school.

24/08/2015

New money management for children project launched

The Money Advice Service and Big Lottery Fund in Wales have announced a collaboration on a new pilot project which aims to teach children money management skills.

25/08/2015

First aid partnership in Wales

PACEY Cymru has teamed up with training provider Reactive First Aid to offer accredited Paediatric First Aid training in Wales.

26/08/2015

Lifting the lid on Baseline Assessment

In response to the need for more information on baseline assessment, PACEY has compiled answers to the key questions being raised.

21/08/2015

New report shows English children among unhappiest in the world

A report by The Children's Society shows English school children suffer low body confidence and self esteem, leading to overall unhappiness.

20/08/2015

Updates to Ofsted guidance on inspecting inadequate providers

Rewritten guidance for providers in England is now available.

19/08/2015

PACEY sale now on!

The PACEY Sale has now launched with up to 50% OFF selected products.

19/08/2015