Browsing Archive: November, 2013

Just goes to show how little this government knows!

Posted by Dawn Heaps on Thursday, November 21, 2013,

I am absolutely seething at the comments made by Fiona Bruce (Conservative) at Tuesday’s Commons  Debate on Child Care

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Why am I so angry, well here are just some of her comments and my thoughts about them:

‘The Government’s child minder agency initiative is an excellent step, not least because it will mean that families will have a local resource that they can access to find a...

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I have a BA in Early Years. I also hold two professional degrees from my previous careers in Careers Guidance and Radiography. I do have Maths and English at 'O' Level Grade C - not that this better enables me to educate children but it is what the government seems to hold dear. I am an active member of the PACEY, a Lead Child Minder for Wigan Local Authority (supporting other child minders) and am accreditted on my local network to offer the early years entitlement. I love to learn and find it difficult to stop myself from taking on training and further education. But I hope my love of learning is passed on to all the children in my care as well as to my own daughter.