Your essential guide to working with children under three

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NDNA in the news

Take a look at NDNA’s media coverage.

NDNA press releases
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Early years and childcare news: campaigns and reports

2023/24: State of the sector surveys

#firstfiveyearscount: NDNA Super Stars

Be part of #firstfiveyearscount campaign and share your NDNA Super Star!


The Super Star is all about celebrating the incredible early years workforce. The NDNA Super Star is all about celebrating the early years workforce and the incredible impact they have on not just children, but families and communities as a whole.

Get your NDNA Super Star template here. Don’t forget to share your Super Stars with us and encourage parents to do the same.


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In March 2021, Scotland took the exciting step to incorporate the UNCRC in Scots Law. Our toolkit will explain what this is and how to do it.
Access UNCRC info
Maths Champions

Maths Champions

NDNA’s Maths Champions programme aimed at increasing practitioner skills, knowledge, awareness and confidence in supporting early mathematics has been proved to boost young children’s maths skills by three months.
Incredible research results

2023 underfunding survey results – England