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Early Childhood Care and Education: Good websites

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International organisations

The British Association for Early Childhood Education

This is the web site of the leading national voluntary organization for early years practitioners and parents with members and branches in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales.

Early childhood counts

The consultative group on early childhood care and development.

Early Years Experience

This web site aims to share information and resources for young children. 

Early Years National Literacy Trust

The section of National Literacy Trusts web site relating to Early Years.


A charitable organization which promotes the HighScope Approach to child development and is based on over 40 years of research. This is part of Early Years - the organisation which is based in Northern Ireland

National Children’s Bureau

An umbrella body for the children’s sector in England and Northern Ireland, which provides essential information on policy, research and best practice.

National Portage Association

Portage is a home-visiting educational service for pre-school children with additional support needs and their families.

Nursery World

The website for the journal Nursery World.

Sure Start

Information on the government web site to support the Sure Start programme.



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