Following major concerns about consistencty of inspectors, Ofsted has updated its policy on conflicts of interest for inspectors.
Thanks to a grant from the Lego Foundation, a new research centre focused on the role of play in the early years has just launched at Cambridge University.
An explanation of what the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 that comes into force 1 Jan 2016 means for childminders and domestic childcare providers.
The early years sector has been applauded in Ofsted's fourth annual report on schools and further education.
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.