What the act means for everyday practice across the children's workforce.
Play secured a funding spurt and national strategy a decade ago, but austerity put paid to much of its ambition. Yet new initiatives and spaces for children to play are vital to social and emotional wellbeing.
Funding cuts mean youth workers are increasingly taking jobs outside traditional youth work settings. Joe Lepper explores how roles are changing and what that means for young people.
Childcare chief explains how childminders can help councils tackle shortage of free entitlement places.
Social pedagogy has a strong tradition in continental Europe. It challenges professional silos in focusing on the child as a whole person.
According to the Office for National Statistics, seven women every month...
An increasing number of teachers are leaving the profession before retirement....