Children who started school in autumn 2020 needed more support than in previous years.
Nurseries play a hugely important role in local communities.
State-funded nursery schools now fill significant gaps in welfare provision in England.
When young children are active, their brains and bodies develop the ABCs of "physical literacy," a key developmental foundation. A new program from University of Winnipeg can help.
Remote contact with families in the coronavirus emergency is critical, but learning on a screen is not how young children will gain the foundational and developmental skills they need.
Math is not primarily about numbers, but about thinking. It all begins with parent-child conversations about mathematical ideas.
A brief guide for teachers and parents on tech in the classroom.
Why does childcare work have such a status problem in Britain?
Overall, we've seen huge improvements, particularly for children aged three to five years, but now we need a universal approach to quality education and care for our youngest children.
Jerome Bruner, Kathy Sylva and Catherine Snow are names we are more familiar with than we think.
The political ramifications of a society in stasis.
We take a closer look at some of the common claims made this year to see if there is any truth to them.
Gonski funding was scrapped and the vocational education sector got a new student loan system. Here's what else happened in education this year...
Parents are sending their children to private pre-school programs as a way to ensure they are ready to start school. But are these effective?
If children aren't sufficiently coordinated, it could affect their ability to learn.
England may end up with one of the most complex and unfair systems in Europe.
And many of them are not getting the help they need.
Labor’s policy does, however, fail to commit to long-term funding for universal access to preschool education.
Parents who provide learning support at home can improve their child's literacy and emotional development, regardless of their class or educational background.
Plans to double free childcare will only be available for 'working parents'.