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September EYFS Update

It was a huge pleasure to host so many Early Years colleagues at our Briefing Webinar with Jan Dubiel earlier today, and we're grateful for all the positive feedback about the work we're doing together …

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NEW: Development Matters Framework

The Department for Education has today finally released the long-awaited revised Development Matters. We'll be taking a few days to digest it, before adding it to the main part of the Learning Ladders system in a …

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The Worst of Times – The Best of Times

It is interesting to reflect on how things change – and how they stay the same. Perhaps that is just a consequence of being a long time in the same professional arena. This webinar will explore …

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What should a YR Baseline in September 2020 look like?

Despite widespread opposition, the DfE appear to be insistent on introducing the statutory Reception Baseline Assessment (RBA) this September for all YR children, as reported recently in TES. Whilst I also consider the current NfER model for …

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Oak National Academy Video Lessons within Learning Ladders

Schools in England will be familiar with the Oak National Academy, led and owned by Reach Academy in London. Oak Academy has been funded by the UK government to produce around 10,000 video recordings of their …

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Learning Ladders announce partnership with High Performance Learning

We're delighted to today announce that Learning Ladders has been asked to be a founding Supporting Partner for High Performance Learning (HPL), the system designed by Professor Deborah Eyre and used successfully in many of …

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