Early Childhood Forum

The new website for ECF



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Contact us

If you would like to contact ECF please email your enquiry to: earlychildhoodforum@yahoo.co.uk


This is the new website for the Early Childhood Forum (ECF), which brings together national organizations and professional associations in the early childhood sector for all young children from birth to seven. ECF exists to promote inclusion, challenge inequalities, debate issues, celebrate differences and develop consensus to champion high quality experiences for young children and their families.

News & Events

Cultural Capital


Helen Moylett has kindly allowed her presentation on Cultural Capital given at the June meeting to be shared online. Pdf version clickable below:

Download: ECF_Cult_Cap_06.06.19z.pdf

Language Unlocks Reading


Fiona Evans of the National Literacy Trust's presentation at the June general meeting can be viewed by clicking below:

Download: Language_unlocks_reading.pdf

More than a Score - Times Table


More than a Score, in addition to their campaign against Baseline are also commencing one against Times Tables testing. Click below for more details

Download: More_than_a_Score_Time_Table.pdf

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