PACEY is backing the Better without Baseline in response to the government’s planned introduction of Baseline Assessments from September this year.
The Government has announced today that Childcare apprentices will have to show they have a good level of GCSE English and Maths by the end of their training.
New research shows that poor children are ‘set up to fail’ by poor language and communication skills before the age of 5
The Prevent duty requires all schools and early years and later years childcare providers to have due regard to the need to prevent people from being drawn into terrorism.
PACEY publishes Get Set to Cook, a new book to help childcare professionals deliver healthy, delicious food.
A childminder member of PACEY has been awarded the British Empire Medal in this year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours List.
Childcare Minister Sam Gyimah has announced a cross-government review of the costs of providing childcare.
Ofsted has launched what it describes as ‘the biggest change to education inspection’ since its inception
Ofsted has renewed contracts with its third party providers for the inspection of early years settings.
Advice for PACEY members about the Childcare Bill and the proposed introduction of 30 hours free childcare for working parents of 3 and 4-year-olds.
PACEY is the Professional Association for Childcare and Early Years. Formed in 1977, we are a charity dedicated to supporting everyone involved in childcare and early education to provide high quality services, information and advice to children, their families and carers.
Across England and Wales we provide training, expert advice, help and peer support to practitioners and practical and impartial support and information for families and carers and those advising them. We represent the views and experiences of practitioners and champion their vital role in helping prepare children for a bright future.