C4EO is publishing and will regularly update a range of resources on Early Years.
For a more detailed description of each type of resource, see
Our services .
Expansion of the entitlement to free education for disadvantaged two-year-olds
This paper provides a brief overview of the policy context that underpins the trials,
a description of the elements that the trials have been testing out with some case
studies, the key findings and learning points from the trials that can be shared,
and finally, signposting to the tools and materials that the local areas have produced
and can be shared.
of the entitlement to free education for disadvantaged two-year-olds (484Kb PDF
file, 31 pages).
The Early Years Directors' summary is a concise and accessible overview of C4EO’s
current work in this theme for directors of children’s services.
The following resources are now available on Early Years:
Narrowing the gap in outcomes for young children through effective practices in
the early years.
Improving children's attainment through a better quality of family-based support
for early learning.
Improving development outcomes for children through effective practice in integrating
early years' services.