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Professional Learning

Browse the many ways we offer you to keep updating and building your knowledge and skills in early childhood education. 

Training and consultancy service

Our expert team of Associates provide training and consultancy to local authorities, schools and settings.  From INSET days to conference keynotes, Get the support you need at a budget to suit you.

Online and face-to-face courses

We run online courses to support your continuing professional development in all aspects of early childhood education

Conferences & events

Our May and November conferences provide opportunities to hear from well-known speakers and network with colleagues.

Local branch events

Our local branches around the UK offer twilight and evening events.  Hear inspiring speakers, visit outstanding nurseries and network with likeminded colleagues.

Books and videos

We publish and sell a range of books and videos to support your professional learning.  Click below to browse the current selection.

Free resources

We have a range of free resources on our website to support your practice, from getting children outdoors and active to making best use of Early Years Pupil Premium.

Membership and Services

Whatever your role or organisation, we have a range of free resources and membership benefits to fit your needs. Select your role or organisation type below for details.

Parents and carers

Parents and carers

As a parent or carer you have a vital role in your child’s early education. Find out about useful resources to support your child.
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Students and apprentices

Students and apprentices

Whatever early years qualification you are studying, we’re here to support your learning.
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Practitioners and teachers

Practitioners and teachers

If you’re an early years practitioner at any stage of your career, we offer you support, resources and a way to make your voice heard.
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Headteachers, leaders and managers

Headteachers, leaders and managers

We are a cost-effective source of updates and CPD for you and your team.
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Lecturers, researchers and consultants

Lecturers, researchers and consultants

Explore opportunities for updating, sharing research and supporting your learners.
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Childminders

Childminders

Be part of a wider professional network and access updates, resources and CPD to suit your needs
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Private, voluntary and independent providers

PVI providers

Whether you’re a small stand-alone setting or a chain, a packaway setting or a day nursery, our CPD and resources provide cost-effective support.
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Nursery, infant and primary schools

Nursery, infant and primary schools

As the Subject Association for the early years, access our resources to support high quality provision in your foundation stage and early years provision.
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Universities, colleges and training providers

Universities, colleges and training providers

We offer a wealth of events and resources to support your learners - and your staff team
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Local authority early years teams

Local authority early years teams

We work closely with local authority early years teams across the country who commission us to support their work.
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About EARLY EDUCATION

Early Education is a charity and membership organisation for individuals and organisations working in early childhood education across the UK.  

Who we are

Who we are

Find out about our staff, trustees, honorary patrons and Associate trainers
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News and updates

News and updates

See our general news updates and get specific Covid-19 news Read our blogs Browse our Jobs Board...
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Charity governance

Charity governance

Early Education is a registered charity in England, Wales and Scotland and a company limited by guarantee.
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