Early years in lockdown – 27 April to 1 May

The latest results from Ceeda’s Covid-19 data portal show 37% of day nurseries and pre-schools and 52% of childminders are open to vulnerable children and families, as the battle against COVID-19 continues. Figures show low numbers of children attending, averaging 1.33 key worker children per day across open childminder settings, and a median of 5 in nurseries and pre-schools.

Download the full report from the link below:
Ceeda COVID-19 Bulletin

If you are a childcare provider and haven’t registered on the portal yet please do it today if you can.
The portal is for ALL Ofsted registered childcare providers in England and will continuously track temporary and permanent setting closures and child headcounts. This is for you – even if you have sadly had to close your doors for good since the pandemic.
Data entry is super simple, in just one minute, you can help track impact and inform sector recovery. Every contribution makes a difference.
Click to register your settings HERE


About Early Years
A robust sector research programme
From delivery costs to workforce challenges, the comprehensive About Early Years research programme was launched in 2017 by independent EY research experts, Ceeda. We produce evidence and insight to inform early years policy and practice, both at a national level and within individual settings.

Research is conducted across the year with a representative panel of registered day nurseries, pre-schools and childminders in England. Working with a sector-led advisory group, the programme delivers timely, relevant analysis you can use with confidence.

Get involved and join the panel, you will enjoy tailored analysis to support your planning and inform policy direction too.

Ceeda’s About Early Years Sector Dashboard
Visit the Early Years sector dashboard where you will find all the latest facts and figures including charts and drop downs to pick a subject.
EY Sector Dashboard

Click on the link below to find out more about joining Ceeda’s About Early Years panel
Join the Panel

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