Who we are
The National Children's Bureau is a leading charity that for 50 years has been improving the lives of children and young people,
especially the most vulnerable. We work with children and for children, to influence government policy, be a strong voice for young
people and practitioners, and provide creative solutions on a range of social issues.
Our new research report, Greater Expectations looks at social deprivation and how it continues to blight the lives of children and young people.
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Children’s centres must remain a priority say parents and practitionersRead more
Dr Hilary Emery, said: “We welcome Ofsted’s commitment to improve the quality of early education and childcare, and to narrow the gap in outcomes for disadvantaged children. However, we are concerned that the Ofsted report focuses on increasing the capacity of school-based early years provision, whilst downplaying the excellent work of the majority of nurseries and other providers in delivering the Early Years Foundation Stage." Read more