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childcare expansion delay must not risk losing long-term focus on reducing inequalities for children and families

... childcare expansion delay must not risk losing focus on reducing inequalities for children and families 1 April 2020 In response to the Scottish Government’s decision to remove the legal obligation for councils to deliver additional hours...

childcare Early years Families Health Inequality Scottish Government

childcare expansion: prioritise quality and inclusive practice, and ensure that the child’s experience is central

... childcare expansion: prioritise quality and inclusive practice, and ensure that the child’s experience is central 11 March 2020 Children in Scotland has responded to the issues raised by today’s Holyrood debate on childcare expansion and...

additional support for learning ASL Brexit childcare early learning and childcare Early years inclusion

Access to Childcare Fund

Effective engagement with staff and parents 'key to successful childcare expansion'

... Effective engagement with staff and parents 'key to successful childcare expansion' 4 March 2020 Children in Scotland has responded to the Scottish Government’s consultation on the Early Learning and Childcare statutory guidance ahead of...


Is the child really at the centre of early learning and childcare?

Childcare system ‘unusable’ for working parents, say campaigners

...but also how much work needs to be done. “Children in Scotland is keen to support plans for the childcare expansion but for us, making sure there is sufficiently well-trained staff is paramount – even if this were to mean a delay of a few...


Focus on quality in childcare welcome, but "smarter thinking" required on school start age
Children Early years Families Jackie Brock Parents Scottish Government Support Wellbeing

Our view on the Programme for Government: Positive pledges on youth jobs and climate, more ambition needed on family support and fighting poverty

...lose focus on inequality challenge" We recently commented on the delay in early learning and childcare expansion Click to read more "A big moment for Scotland's future" In February we welcomed the Care Review's...

communities Education environment Health Inequalities programme for government UNCRC

Scotland's public health time bomb is ticking

...challenge is still top priority" In April we responded to news that the childcare expansion was being put on hold Click to read our press release "childcare expansion delay must not risk losing...


The rights of children and families must be at the heart of housing policy

...Planning Framework National Transport Strategy Child Poverty Delivery Plan Early Learning and childcare expansion Policing 2026 strategy Mental Health Strategy 2017-2027 GIRFEC UNCRC Incorporation Click here to read the full consultation...


Our reaction to the Programme for Government: family wellbeing fund welcomed but disappointment at lack of progress on child payment level
childcare Children's rights environment equality family support programme for government Wellbeing

2019-20 Programme for Government: our verdict

A modest proposal

Child Poverty Delivery Plan welcome, but Scottish Government must be 'more proactive'

Project challenging food poverty expands to 26 schools across Glasgow and West Dunbartonshire
Children Councillors Families Food Health Jackie Brock Scottish Schools

Holiday Hunger report 'a wake-up call that flags local solutions'
Families Food Jackie Brock News Poverty Scottish Government Westminster

Access to Childcare Fund evaluation published

...childcare provider wins small business of the year accolade 23 February 2021 childcare expansion delay must not risk losing focus on reducing inequalities for children and families 1 April 2020 Childcare system ‘unusable’...

childcare Children early learning Early years Families

New funding announced to improve childcare

...improve access to childcare and after school clubs Posted 04.05.23 by Alice Hinds childcare childcare expansion out of school care School Scotland’s most disadvantaged communities will soon benefit from additional funding for after...

childcare childcare expansion out of school care School

No commitment on Scottish Child Payment

...analysis  Sept 8, 2021 We need to prioritise action to end child poverty now Aug 31, 2021 childcare expansion delay must not risk losing focus on reducing inequalities for children and families Apr 1,...

early learning and childcare Education Mental Health

"Let's embrace change and build a service we're proud of"

...be able to, and want to, access it. So, while we face many challenges with the early learning and childcare expansion, we must embrace the opportunities. Practitioners must embrace the change, the opportunity to develop a new service and a new...


News

...training, including a new webinar series 11 March 2020 childcare expansion: prioritise quality and inclusive practice, and ensure that the child’s experience is central We've responded to...


Sturgeon resigns and centres care experience in speech
Attainment baby box Education Nicola Sturgeon Scottish Child Payment Scottish Government Scottish Parliament the Promise

First anniversary for the Scottish Child Payment
child poverty Scottish Child Payment Scottish Government

The value of childminding must be recognised
childcare childminding Early years ELC out of school care

Call 17: Prioritise integration, support for families and participation to give children the best start

Is the future 50:50?
Comment Magazine Parents


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childcare expansion delay must not risk losing long-term focus on reducing inequalities for children and families

... childcare expansion delay must not risk losing focus on reducing inequalities for children and families 1 April 2020 In response to the Scottish Government’s decision to remove the legal obligation for councils to deliver additional hours...

childcare Early years Families Health Inequality Scottish Government

childcare expansion: prioritise quality and inclusive practice, and ensure that the child’s experience is central

... childcare expansion: prioritise quality and inclusive practice, and ensure that the child’s experience is central 11 March 2020 Children in Scotland has responded to the issues raised by today’s Holyrood debate on childcare expansion and...

additional support for learning ASL Brexit childcare early learning and childcare Early years inclusion

Effective engagement with staff and parents 'key to successful childcare expansion'

... Effective engagement with staff and parents 'key to successful childcare expansion' 4 March 2020 Children in Scotland has responded to the Scottish Government’s consultation on the Early Learning and Childcare statutory guidance ahead of...


Is the child really at the centre of early learning and childcare?

Childcare system ‘unusable’ for working parents, say campaigners

...but also how much work needs to be done. “Children in Scotland is keen to support plans for the childcare expansion but for us, making sure there is sufficiently well-trained staff is paramount – even if this were to mean a delay of a few...


Focus on quality in childcare welcome, but "smarter thinking" required on school start age
Children Early years Families Jackie Brock Parents Scottish Government Support Wellbeing

Our view on the Programme for Government: Positive pledges on youth jobs and climate, more ambition needed on family support and fighting poverty

...lose focus on inequality challenge" We recently commented on the delay in early learning and childcare expansion Click to read more "A big moment for Scotland's future" In February we welcomed the Care Review's...

communities Education environment Health Inequalities programme for government UNCRC

Scotland's public health time bomb is ticking

...challenge is still top priority" In April we responded to news that the childcare expansion was being put on hold Click to read our press release "childcare expansion delay must not risk losing...


The rights of children and families must be at the heart of housing policy

...Planning Framework National Transport Strategy Child Poverty Delivery Plan Early Learning and childcare expansion Policing 2026 strategy Mental Health Strategy 2017-2027 GIRFEC UNCRC Incorporation Click here to read the full consultation...


Our reaction to the Programme for Government: family wellbeing fund welcomed but disappointment at lack of progress on child payment level
childcare Children's rights environment equality family support programme for government Wellbeing

2019-20 Programme for Government: our verdict

A modest proposal

Child Poverty Delivery Plan welcome, but Scottish Government must be 'more proactive'

Project challenging food poverty expands to 26 schools across Glasgow and West Dunbartonshire
Children Councillors Families Food Health Jackie Brock Scottish Schools

Holiday Hunger report 'a wake-up call that flags local solutions'
Families Food Jackie Brock News Poverty Scottish Government Westminster


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News

...training, including a new webinar series 11 March 2020 childcare expansion: prioritise quality and inclusive practice, and ensure that the child’s experience is central We've responded to...



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Access to Childcare Fund evaluation published
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...childcare provider wins small business of the year accolade 23 February 2021 childcare expansion delay must not risk losing focus on reducing inequalities for children and families 1 April 2020 Childcare system ‘unusable’...

childcare Children early learning Early years Families

New funding announced to improve childcare
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...improve access to childcare and after school clubs Posted 04.05.23 by Alice Hinds childcare childcare expansion out of school care School Scotland’s most disadvantaged communities will soon benefit from additional funding for after...

childcare childcare expansion out of school care School

No commitment on Scottish Child Payment
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...analysis  Sept 8, 2021 We need to prioritise action to end child poverty now Aug 31, 2021 childcare expansion delay must not risk losing focus on reducing inequalities for children and families Apr 1,...

early learning and childcare Education Mental Health

"Let's embrace change and build a service we're proud of"
post

...be able to, and want to, access it. So, while we face many challenges with the early learning and childcare expansion, we must embrace the opportunities. Practitioners must embrace the change, the opportunity to develop a new service and a new...


Sturgeon resigns and centres care experience in speech
postAttainment baby box Education Nicola Sturgeon Scottish Child Payment Scottish Government Scottish Parliament the Promise

First anniversary for the Scottish Child Payment
postchild poverty Scottish Child Payment Scottish Government

The value of childminding must be recognised
postchildcare childminding Early years ELC out of school care

Call 17: Prioritise integration, support for families and participation to give children the best start
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Is the future 50:50?
postComment Magazine Parents