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EDUCAS shares findings of focus groups in Lithuania

The EDUCAS Project recently shared the results from focus groups aimed at understanding how parents and staff...

How do parents and staff view ECEC spaces in Italy

EDUCAS focus groups aimed at better understanding parent and practitioner ideas about ECEC spaces. In Italy, several commonalties emerged.

EDUCAS Project shows the promise of a holistic approach in ECEC

The value of a holistic approach in ECEC is highlighted by four focus groups carried out between the two centers in Belgium under the EDUCAS Project.

Meet ISSA’s New Member: Mary Immaculate College in Ireland

Mary Immaculate College is a University-level College of Education and the Liberal Arts, academically linked with the University of Limerick. 

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TOY for Inclusion TOY for Inclusion is the gateway to education and care for many children of disadvantaged communities. The project has created eight Play Hubs for young children in the EU which have obtained extraordinary results: Improved the transition experience of Romani children to schools....

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A qualified workforce is crucial to enriching early childhood experiences