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Early learning and childcare: guidance for providers

Information on running early years settings and Sure Start centres, including guidance on the EYFS, on SEN and on staff training.

Running an early years setting

  1. Early education and childcare

    • 8 September 2014
    • Statutory guidance
  2. Early years outcomes

    • 9 September 2013
    • Guidance
  3. Sure Start children's centres

    • 15 April 2013
    • Statutory guidance
  4. Sure Start children's centres: local authorities' duties

    • 25 March 2014
    • Detailed guide
  5. Sure Start, childcare and disabled children: capital grants

    • 15 December 2009
    • Guidance

Special educational needs and disability (SEND)

  1. Implementing the 0 to 25 special needs system: LAs and partners

    • 23 March 2015
    • Guidance

Training and standards for early years staff

  1. Early years Teachers' Standards

    • 11 July 2013
    • Guidance
  2. Early years educator (level 3): qualifications criteria

    • 11 July 2013
    • Guidance