Standardised tool to assess cognitive and language development in two year olds

A new paper, recently published in The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health provides standardised scores for The Parent Report of Childrens Abilities Revised (PARCA-R) questionnaire.

2 days ago

by Freya Lucas

UK Government launches competition to find best early learning apps

The United Kingdom Government has launched a competition to find the best quality early years learning apps, with 12 pilot areas announced where disadvantaged families will receive free access to the two best quality apps.

15 days ago

by Freya Lucas

New UK initiative aims to give practical ideas for physical school readiness

A team of academics from the UK’s Loughborough University have launched a new website that provides practical tips to help early year practitioners and parents feel confident in delivering physical development opportunities to children.

2 months ago

by Freya Lucas

Racial profiling childcare fraud: Dutch tax office accused

The Dutch tax office, Belastingdienst, is under investigation after being accused of illegally collecting information about dual-nationals to choose who to investigate for potential child benefit fraud on the basis of their ethnic profile, Dutch News has reported.

3 months ago

by Lyndsie Clark

Scandinavia’s leading learn to read app Poio sold to learning platform pioneer Kahoot!

Poio, a game based learning to read program founded in 2016 that has become Scandinavias number one tablet based literacy application, has been sold to fellow Norwegian company Kahoot!, a specialist in game based learning platforms.

3 months ago

by Jason Roberts