TITLE

HMIE calls for improvement in early years

AUTHOR(S)
Defries, Melanie
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Nursery World (Haymarket Business Publications Ltd);1/22/2009, Vol. 109 Issue 4153, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a report on education in Scotland which was published by Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Education. The report cites the quality of early years provision for its curriculum and inclusive learning environments, with its focus on the use of information and communication technology (ICT). The need to improve the leadership in the private and voluntary sectors is mentioned.
ACCESSION #
36365700

 

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