New research shows baseline assessments are not an accurate reflection of child ability and actually disrupt a child’s start to school.
The Welsh government's Minister for Communities and Tackling Poverty has clarified issues around planning changes.
New report highlights a direct correlation between staff pay in nurseries and pre-schools and Ofsted gradings
PACEY lends its support to Children's Mental Health Week
Childcare Minister announces £13 million has been allocated to eight local authorities, to provide 30 hours free childcare a week for working families.
New report highlights the role of publicly funded childcare in reducing the effects of poverty.
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.