Filtered by month: December

Progress for poorer children is stalling: we need a bold new vision

Posted by Sam Reeve /

Thursday 06 December 2018 / Campaigns
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Talk of legal advice and backstops distracts from really important statistics published by the Department for Education.

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Time to ask, just how worried are Minister's about the gap?

Tuesday 05 December 2017 / Early intervention, Inequality
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The gap between disadvantaged children and their peers just isn't closing quickly enough.

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How young people can get their money’s worth in Wales

Posted by Danielle Cope /

Friday 23 December 2016 / Cost of living, Financial education
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Without the knowledge, life experience or parental support, money worries are intimidating for vulnerable young people

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The most wonderful time of the year…

Posted by Meredith Davis /

Tuesday 20 December 2016 / Inequality, Early intervention, Government spending
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This Christmas, take action to ensure all children have the opportunity to reach their potential

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We’ll judge the Welsh Government on how it treats children over the next four years

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How does the Welsh Government intend to improve the lives of children and young people? We've looked at its latest plan.

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Our review of 2015: Part Two

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The second part of our review kicks off at the midpoint of 2015 with children’s centres and early years on the agenda.

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Our review of 2015: Part One

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The first part of our round-up of 2015 looks back at the run-up to the general election and the Queen’s Speech.

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Christmas is coming…the meter’s running down

Posted by Chloe Hardy /

Thursday 24 December 2015 / Cost of living
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2016 must be the year that politicians recommit to tackling child poverty.

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Child Poverty and Social Mobility Commission annual State of the Nation report

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Friday 18 December 2015 / Early intervention, Inequality
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The Commission has set out new goals including giving more children the best start in life.

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What difference will the first years make to a children’s life? All the difference in the world.

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Tuesday 15 December 2015 / Early intervention
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The earliest experiences shape a baby’s brain development which makes the first 1001 days crucial.

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