A Charter for Early Childhood

On the 9th June 2014, the Early Childhood Forum launched their Charter for Early Childhood. They have put together 12 principles and state that they would like these principles to influence the manifestos of all political parties. What are your thoughts about these [

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Prayer Day 10th August

You are invited to join with others across the Ci2eye network in prayer at some point on the 10th of each month. Please use these pointers and the specific prayer requests to fuel your prayers but do not feel confined […]

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  • Do you work with young children and /or babies (birth to 5 and 6 year olds) and have a passion to see this work expand and be a beacon of excellence?
  • Do you think that working with young children and babies involves more than playing with sand and water and should not be left to the government to sort out?
  • Does your church run or rent out space to a preschool or nursery?
  • Do you ever feel isolated as a Christian working in early years?
  • Do you know anyone who works with children and babies from birth to 5 and 6?
  • Do you want to find out more about young children's spirituality?
If you answered yes to any of these questions, then Ci2eye is the organisation to contact. We encourage and support practitioners working in early years care and education, enabling them to be better equipped to meet the needs of young children, building strong foundations for present and future generations. This is grounded in our shared Christian worldview and conviction. We hope that you will find this website helpful. Please feel free to explore the various pages or consider applying for membership with Ci2eye for access to our members only website featuring useful resources, a forum to communicate with Early Years professionals around the UK and the world, a set of beautiful posters to download and so on.
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It’s not what you have…

I wonder why we still tend to see learning as being about the resources and not about the people? I was struck by a phrase in the EYFS when it came out in 2008 that said ” Warm, trusting relationships with knowledgeable […]

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Rainbows and smiles

A good friend posted this fabulous photo on Facebook recently. She had seen this amazing rainbow while out for a walk – truly a smile from God. What is it about rainbows that make us smile so much and fascinates […]

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Daily Prayer Point
Praying for children through the month:
22nd - May they enjoy drawing and coloring and artistic expressions