Our annual conference is renowned for its in-depth and engaging reviews of policy, research and practice. Delegates from across the early years, healthcare, education, cultural and third sectors come back year after year to learn, share best practice and be inspired.
Our acclaimed speakers this year include Jean Gross CBE, Professor Elena Lieven, Director of LuCiD and Professor at Oxford University Kathy Sylva,
FREE Early Years resources
Activities for practitioners and parents of children aged three to five based on characters from the popular CBeebies magazine. Download the free resource.
Zookeeper Zoe is a free interactive storybook containing a range of eye check activities for parents to read with their children. Join the adventure: download the free eye check storybook app
Early Words Together
Early Words Together is a targeted, literacy peer education programme for families with children aged two to five.
The programme empowers parents to support their child’s early learning, through small groups run within an early years setting.
HELLO - Helping Early Language and Literacy Outcomes - will support you improve your communication, language and literacy provision. Find out more
There are a wide range of materials available, including resources for:
- The HELLO programme
- Using digital technology
- Partnership with parents
- Practitioner tools