Two documents have been published to support the implementation of the Statutory Framework. They are both non-statutory and schools and settings can decide how to use them to best support their practice and provision.
- Development Matters – DfE Non-statutory curriculum guidance for the early years foundation stage September 2020
Development Matters – non-statutory curriculum guidance for EYFS (publishing.service.gov.uk)
The new Development Matters with the author Dr Julian Grenier
- Birth to 5 Matters – Non-statutory guidance developed by the sector for the sector in response to the EYFS reforms. The work was led by an Early Years Coalition composed of 16 early years sector organisations.
Early Learning Contacts
Nicola Theobald, Early Years Improvement Officer
Nicky Bale, Foundation Years Bristol Standard Consultant
Smi Pearce, Foundation Years Consultant Assessment and Transition
Kate Hubble Foundation Years Consultant
Beth Osborne Foundation Years Consultant Birth to Three