Articles from Gail James

Double success for UK’s largest early years training provider

Parenta Training started 2020 with not one, but two successful outcomes under its belt – from an Ofsted inspection and from a matrix Standard audit.

Drivers ‘rally round’ for children’s early years education charity #ParentaTrustRally2019

Early Years Education Charity calls for participants for ‘road trip of a lifetime’

Early years education charity, Parenta Trust is calling for teams to take part in a ‘road trip of a lifetime’ – the Maidstone to Monaco Rally.

Early Years Education Suffers as Nursery Closures increase by 66%

Analysis by the National Day Nurseries Association (NDNA) shows that 121 nurseries closed between September 2017 and the end of August 2018, compared with 73 closures in the previous 12 months.

Damian Hinds insists providers have enough funds to deliver the 30-hour scheme, despite closure fears

In the wake of the findings from the Pre-school Learning Alliance’s survey, education secretary Damian Hinds has, this weekend, insisted that nursery schools have enough funds to deliver the 30-hour scheme.