In November 2014, a series of seminars were held on the learning from the Community Childcare and Early Learning Hubs project which has been operating over the past year in 8 areas around the country to improve the availability, flexibility and quality of early learning and development, childcare, and information for parents in a local area.
The presentations from these events are now available below.
How does the hub fit in with the direction of travel in the early years? A presentation by Sue Robb, National Head of Early Years, 4Children and Sarah Read, Early Years Adviser / Technical Lead, 4Children
How a hub can support the SEND reforms. A presentation by Hannah Postgate, Contact a Family.
Hub Presentation: Sheringham Nursery School. A presentation by Julian Grenier, Head teacher, Sheringham Nursery School and Children’s Centre
Hub Presentation: Haxby Road Primary School. A presentation by Zoe Lightfoot, Head of School and Laura Woodward, Assistant Headteacher/EYFS Leader, Haxby Road Primary School.
Hub Presentation: Northumberland. A presentation by Liz Somerville, Early Years Consultant, Northumberland City Council.
Hub Presentation: City of York Council. A presentation by Barbara Mands, Head of Childcare Strategy Service and Nicola Sawyer, Policy and Planning Manager, City of York Council.
Hub Presentation: Severn View Academy. A presentation by Claire Wirth, Principal and Melisa Thompson, EYFS Lead.