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Education and childcare must not be pushed down the political agenda to ‘any other business’ (updated 2)

23 Jun

Education and childcare must not be pushed down the political agenda to ‘any other business’ (updated 2)

Aftermath of General Election 2017

Manifesto promises must deliver for early years

20 Jun

Manifesto promises must deliver for early years

By Voice General Secretary Deborah Lawson for Early Years Educator, July 2017.

Time to celebrate our professionals – don’t let politicians take the credit

9 Jun

Time to celebrate our professionals – don’t let politicians take the credit

We mustn’t let politicians take the credit for the hard work of our respective professions. Voice will continue to argue for better resources, using all available evidence to support the case, not least that the education and early years professions cannot sustain success without adequate investment and funding levels.

‘Benchmark for terms and conditions is long overdue’

23 May

‘Benchmark for terms and conditions is long overdue’

Q&A with General Secretary Deborah Lawson in ‘Practical Pre-School’, June 2017

Tell us about your experiences of Ofsted in early years settings

26 Apr

Tell us about your experiences of Ofsted in early years settings

By Voice General Secretary Deborah Lawson for ‘Early Years Educator’, April/May 2017