In Depth

Ideas to make EYPP close the gap

The early years pupil premium aims to boost learning of disadvantaged three- and four-year-olds.

United for children: Carol Iddon, managing director, Action for Children

Derren Hayes meets Carol Iddon, managing director, Action for Children.

Assessments of primary children

Professionals outline what they want from the government's consultation on assessing pupils in reception.

Childcare progress recognised

Ofsted report highlights providers' strides in improving early education for disadvantaged children.

Preparing for 30-hour childcare

Following the government response to the consultation, issues remain over how the policy will work.