PACEY's Head of Policy and Communications, Cordia Lewis
(pictured right), is chairing the Early Years group which
is contributing to the creation of the Children England
Manifesto. The manifesto will set out the sector’s policy
priorities in the run up to the general election due to take place
blog post, Cordia has outlined some of the key
issues, challenges and opportunities facing the sector today and
invited policy suggestions from PACEY members.
Childcare professionals were invited to choose their preferred
policy suggestion and these have now been fed back to the
At today's meeting, six policy issues were selected for further
discussion in January. These will then be refined to three final
policy suggestions at Children England's annual conference on
27 February 2014.
Thank you to everyone who has made policy suggestions or voted
for their preferred option. We will, of course, keep you informed
of the process as it moves forwards.