Training Programme 2018-10

Full details of our training programme will be published soon. […]

Posted on 9 August 2018
Posted in: Events, Training/CPD

Schools and Research Trials

In our region, many schools have already participated in research trials. […]

Posted on 18 July 2018
Posted in: Blog, Evidence

Parental Engagement

Parents play a crucial role in supporting their children’s learning, and levels of parental engagement are consistently associated with children’s academic outcomes. […]

Posted on 11 July 2018
Posted in: Blog, Evidence


James Turner, the EEF's deputy chief executive, takes a look at parental engagement. […]

Posted on 15 June 2018
Posted in: Blog, Evidence

Improving communication, language and literacy in the early years

Eileen Allpress, Director of Ipswich Research School, introduces the EEF's Preparing for Literacy guidance report and explains how this evidence is brought to life at Highfield Nursery School and Children’s Centre. […]

Posted on 15 June 2018
Posted in: Blog

New guidance on preparing for literacy

The Education Endowment Foundation (EEF) has published its latest guidance report, Preparing for Literacy, which reviews the best available research to offer early years professionals practical “do’s and don’ts” to make sure all children start school with the foundations they need to read and write well. […]

Posted on 15 June 2018
Posted in: Evidence