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Helping 387,000 children, young people and families every year across the UK there's a lot going on at Action for Children. So stay up to date with what's happening nationally and in your community.

Filtered by month: April

My Brighton Marathon

Wednesday 20 April 2016 /
Ed

A guest post from Ed, Internal Communications Officer at Action for Children.

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Parklands school pupils challenge county’s green fingers to grow tallest sunflower

Wednesday 20 April 2016 /
sunflowers

Spring is here and pupils from Parklands are challenging people across Oxfordshire to grow the tallest sunflower.

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Stonewall Workplace Equality Index Conference 2016

Wednesday 20 April 2016 /
Stonewall 2016

Last week we attended Stonewall’s 13th annual conference which welcomed over 750 delegates from a range of organisations

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Hands up, who thinks their parents or carers are their most important teacher?

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Wednesday 20 April 2016 / Children's centres, Early intervention, Inequality
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The first teachers we have don't work in a classroom.

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Parklands school rated ‘good’ by Ofsted

Tuesday 19 April 2016 /
Action for Children's Parklands Campus, Appleton

Our special needs school, Parklands Campus, has been rated ‘good’, following a recent inspection by Ofsted.

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