There are also a number of small amendments to section 3 safety and welfare to make existing requirements clearer and to provide updates. A summary of these amendments and why they have been made can be found here Reforms Table of Changes.
New EYFS Reforms - Help for early years providers
As mentioned in the Start Well EYFS Reforms briefings the Government have added lots of new online resources, advice and guidance documents for early years providers to access to help improve practice in the early years.
The extensive range of resources cover the following:
Click here to find this great source of information, guidance and practical support for delivering the early years foundations stage (EYFS) framework.
Bolton Start Well Support for EYFS Reforms
Bolton Start Well will provide a range of follow up activity to support the DfE resources, (Bolton Start Well courses) to facilitate discussion and provide support to all providers to begin to implement the reforms. We are keen to hear from you what would be helpful. Please send your suggestions and questions to email@example.com
A key message - this is not a “new start” from September 2021.
There is a lot of excellent practice already in place and evaluating what works to help children achieve well and narrow the gap should be our starting point.
Bolton Early Adopter Schools have been working with the revised framework since September and want to share their experiences with the wider sector.