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Toddlers from deprived homes at greater risk of scalds

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Toddlers living in socially deprived areas are most at risk of suffering hot water related injuries at home, according to a new study. Researchers from the University of Nottingham used information routinely collected by GP patient records to study children … Continue reading

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Revised safeguarding guidelines focus on the child

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More focus needs to be placed on the needs of children revised Government guidelines on safeguarding state. The Working Together to Safeguard Children guidance was revised in response to recommendations from Professor Eileen Munro’s report, A child-centred system, which states … Continue reading

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Analysis: A problem of scale?

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Some primary free schools are taking advantage of their greater powers to offer nursery provision and more experiential curricula. But critics say growth of these schools undermines state education, says Ruth Thomson. Pupils at Barrow 1618 burst cheering through a … Continue reading

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