The 9th November meeting was attended by representatives from 20 Local Authorities, as well as representatives from The Department for Education, Ofsted and The London School of Economics.
The sessions covered in the meeting, with downloadable presentations, are shown below:
Session 1: Local Authority Presentation
"Auditing Alongside Practitioners"
Alison Newman (Worcestershire County Council). Download presentation here
Session 2: Identifying Quality in the Early Years
"Improving Quality in the Early Years" research study
Sandra Mathers (University of Oxford/ A+ Education). Download presentation here
"Inspection and Regulation from September 2012"
Elizabeth Elsom (Early Years and Childcare Divisional Manager at Ofsted) on the new early years inspection framework. Download presentation here
Session 3: Incentivising Quality
Kitty Stewart (London School of Economics)
Session 4: ECERS/ITERS update
UK ECERS and ITERS addendum
Revised EYFS mapping
Session 5: Local Authority Presentation
"Getting it Right For Two Year Olds"
Hilary Quincey (Kent County Council). Download presentation here
Session 6: The EPPSE Study
"Toddlers Turn into Teenagers"
Brenda Taggart (EPPSE 16+, Institute of Education, University of London)