Your early years news, features and guides round up: 9th – 22nd March 2019

Take a look here at some of the news & updates surrounding the sector that have caught our eye these past couple of weeks…   Early Years Wales Social Media Pages First and foremost... You may have noticed that the Wales PPA social media pages have now gone very quiet or are now completely covered [...]

2019-03-22T13:38:31+00:00March 22nd, 2019|

National Study on the Implementation of the Foundation Phase

National Study on the Implementation of the Foundation Phase Schools and settings across Wales are encouraged to take part in the National Foundation Phase Lead Practitioner Survey which is being undertaken by Cardiff University and is supported by the Welsh Government.  The survey forms part of an investigation into the ongoing implementation of [...]

2019-03-13T09:31:27+00:00March 13th, 2019|

Wales Pre-school Providers Association is now Early Years Wales

Wales Pre-school Providers Association is now Early Years Wales Our name change reflects who we are and what we do, or as  one of our Trustees put it, "we do exactly what it says on the tin!" In a recent article (smalltalk (winter 2018) pg 4) Jane Alexander, CEO, Early Years Wales said [...]

2019-03-12T13:28:15+00:00March 12th, 2019|

WeCare Wales

WeCare Wales is a major bilingual, multi-media campaign developed by Social Care Wales in collaboration with a wide range of national and local organisations involved in different aspects of social care, early years and childcare. Over the next few years, it aims to raise awareness and understanding of social care, early years and childcare [...]

2019-03-11T13:41:27+00:00March 11th, 2019|

Your early years news, features and guides round up: 23rd February – 8th March 2019

Welcome to our first early years round-up on our new Early Years Wales website! Take a look here at some of the news & updates surrounding the sector that have caught our eye these past couple of weeks…   Upcoming Events North Wales Awards - Save the date: Wednesday 8th May 2019  Pop the date in [...]

2019-03-15T09:49:26+00:00March 8th, 2019|

Your early years news, features and guides round up: 15th December 2018 – 11th January 2019

Firstly, a very Happy New Year to you all on behalf of us all at Early Years Wales - we hope you enjoyed the break! Here is what you might of missed over the last couple of weeks...   Cwlwm Welsh Government and Cwlwm wish to gather the views of childcare and play providers on [...]

2019-01-11T12:09:15+00:00January 11th, 2019|

Your early years news, features and guides round up: 1st – 14th December 2018

Our last early years news round up of 2018 - where does the time go?! Take a look here at some of the news & updates surrounding the sector that have caught our eye these past couple of weeks…   Estyn Estyn have recently published their latest annual report. It highlights the importance of prioritising [...]

2019-01-08T14:21:21+00:00December 14th, 2018|

Yn galw ar bob person ifanc sy’n credu’n angerddol mewn llesiant emosiynol ac iechyd meddwl / Calling all young people who are passionate about emotional wellbeing and mental health

Gweler taflen o'r Cangen Trawsnewid Anghenion Dysgu Ychwanegol (ADY)  sy'n chwilio am bobl ifanc 14-25 oed i ymuno â'u grŵp rhanddeiliad ynglŷn ag iechyd a lles meddyliol. Gallwch lawrlwytho'r wybodaeth yma a'r ffurflen gais yma. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Please see a flyer from the Additional Learning Needs (ALN) Transformation Branch who are looking for young [...]

2018-12-13T11:39:40+00:00December 13th, 2018|

Your early years news, features and guides round up: 17th – 30th November 2018

Take a look here at some of the news & updates surrounding the sector that have caught our eye the past couple of weeks…   The new Food and Nutrition Guidelines for settings On the 29th November 2018, the Minister for Children, Huw Irranca-Davies launched new guidance to help childcare settings support young children to eat [...]

2018-11-30T09:09:15+00:00November 30th, 2018|