The Department of Education's
very own web site. Useful for detailed policy information and guidance
for parents on choosing childcare and early years education in the UK.
A charitable organisation
involved with early years education.
qualifications and curriculum authority
Find out about the Foundation
Stage - the new name for preschool education in the UK, here. The latest
guidance is out now, read the extracts on our home page.
Reggio Emilia, a small town
in politically stable, prosperous Northern Italy, has become an international
focus of interest for educationalists working with young children. There
is no Reggio Emilia website as such but the University of Illinois has
an excellent early years research site (see below) containing details of
the Reggio approach.
The Clearing House of Elementary
and Early Childhood Education at the University of Illinois is a superb
research resource containing information and links about various approaches
to early years education. Supported by the US Department of Education.
ACA is a national membership
organisation embracing all professionals working in children's arts. They
are dedicated to the promotion, development and celebration of all disciplines
of creative and performing arts for children.
family daycare association of australia
Want to know how childcare
is organised 'down under' ? Then this is the site for you. The site contains
excellent information about the way in which childcare is organised in