Early years

Resources and tools for early language development and parental engagement.

Early years programmes

We train early years staff and volunteers to work with families, building parents’ confidence so that they can support their children’s communication, language and literacy skills at home.

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    Early Words Together

    Early Words Together helps parents support their young child’s literacy and language development.

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    Early Words Together at Two

    Early Words Together at Two is an adaptation of our Early Words Together programme, designed specifically for families of two-year-olds.

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    CPD & training

    Our CPD offer develops practitioners’ skills and knowledge in the areas of communication, language and literacy (CLL) and social and emotional development.

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    HELLO framework

    The Helping Early Language and Literacy Outcomes (HELLO) improvement framework is a quality improvement tool for early years settings who want to improve their communication, language and literacy provision.

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Early years resources

Our early years resources will help schools, settings and parents support children’s development from birth to five.

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Early years research

Talk To Your Baby conference

Renowned for its in-depth and engaging reviews of policy, research and practice, our annual conference highlights the key roles communication and language can play in improving the life chances of children.

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