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Maternity Leave

How much time did your employer let you have for your maternity leave? Why can’t we have the same paid time off like the new parents from Sweden or UK? 350 more words

Mama

Is it appropriate to use technology in early years?

You don’t need to look far to find a wide range of stories in the media about whether it is is appropriate for very young children to use technology.There are probably about as many stories warning against the use of technology as there are describing the potential benefits. 353 more words

EarlyYears

California's Jobless Rate Dips To 5.2 Percent, A 9-Year Low

SACRAMENTO (AP) — California officials say the state’s unemployment rate dropped to its lowest point in nine years last month as it continued a steady decline. 119 more words

News

And we're off...

The EdD has begun.  The first progress report is in, the first residential is in just a couple of weeks.

And the proposal needs to change! 329 more words

Learning to use technology through play

As part of my research I am interested in how technology can be used to support teaching and learning in early years education. This week I have been reading an article by Jo Bird and Susan Edwards which looks at how children can use play to learn about technology. 661 more words

EarlyYears

Another level

No not an encomium to the late 90s boy band of the same name (though given my questionable musical tastes this could be fairly expected) but more a reflection on today’s national B road race. 752 more words

Race Report