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Hinds pledges more nursery places for deprived families

Hinds pledges more nursery places for deprived families

Education Secretary Damian Hinds made the announcement when unveiling a raft of...

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'Open more free schools in disadvantaged areas', charity urges

'Open more free schools in disadvantaged areas', charity...

In its new report, Free Schools: the Next 10 Years, The New Schools Network (NSN)...

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Christian charity wins contract to run new Medway secure school

Christian charity wins contract to run new Medway secure...

Oasis Charitable Trust, which runs 52 academies across England, was chosen to operate...

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Teenager dies at Cookham Wood YOI

Teenager dies at Cookham Wood YOI

Caden Steward, 16, was on remand at Cookham Wood YOI in Borstal, Rochester. The...

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Barnet children's services transform from inadequate to good

Barnet children's services transform from inadequate to...

After "widespread and serious failures" including poor assessment of risk, were...

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DWP youth initiative 'fails to help most disadvantaged'

DWP youth initiative 'fails to help most disadvantaged'

Research by homelessness charity Centrepoint and Warwick University found that after...

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4 Reasons Why Calcium Supplements during Pregnancy Should Be on Your List

4 Reasons Why Calcium Supplements during Pregnancy Should...

The post 4 Reasons Why Calcium Supplements during Pregnancy Should Be on Your List...

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Councils set to spend £9.1bn on children's services this year

Councils set to spend £9.1bn on children's services this...

Data published by the Office for National Statistics show that councils have budgeted...

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Concern over 'missing' millions in free school meal funding

Concern over 'missing' millions in free school meal funding

An investigation by academics at Northumbria University found that as much as £88m...

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Justice minister defends use of youth custody

Justice minister defends use of youth custody

During a parliamentary debate on ending child imprisonment, justice minister Edward...

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Call for urgent action on funding for two-year-olds childcare offer as take-up drops

Call for urgent action on funding for two-year-olds childcare...

The proportion fell from 72 per cent in January 2018 to 68 per cent in January 2019,...

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In the July edition of CYP Now: Mental health, children centres, SEND crisis

In the July edition of CYP Now: Mental health, children...

Practice examples include: a school arts project that is helping pupils express...

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Online self-help resources 'preventing child sex abuse'

Online self-help resources 'preventing child sex abuse'...

Speaking at the NSPCC's annual conference on Tuesday, Sajid Javid said that more...

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Councils receive £1.5m to tackle childhood obesity

Councils receive £1.5m to tackle childhood obesity

The five councils - Birmingham, Blackburn with Darwen, Bradford, Lewisham and Nottinghamshire...

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Level 3 qualified nursery workers down by a third

Level 3 qualified nursery workers down by a third

The latest early years workforce survey carried out by the NDNA reveals just 52...

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Diabetes 'a safeguarding issue', finds serious case review

Diabetes 'a safeguarding issue', finds serious case review

The review by East Sussex's Local Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB) identifies...