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Early years education


At a glance

This module builds a clear picture of current early years provision and ensures you have the knowledge and skills needed to fulfil your board’s statutory duties in this area.

You will cover:

how governing boards fulfil their statutory duties in relation to early years education
early years provision and development
Study time

1 hour

Certificate upon completion

Module description

Whether for knowledge development or for a refresher, we recommend that anyone who governs in schools with early years pupils completes this module.

Complete with a short quiz to test your knowledge, this Learning Link module also gives you access to a wide range of sources useful to early years governors.

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    • “It was informative, well structured, and easy to follow.”

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    • “Detailed and well presented. A good insight into EY education.”


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    • “Very comprehensive and gave a good understanding from birth to 5 years”


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    • “I feel like this module has really increased my knowledge and understanding about early years. This will enable me to be a more effective governor”


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