Keep up to date with industry news for childminders

Keep up to date with foundations news for childminders. foundations intend to bring you important news articles that are useful for all childcare providers.

Free Alphabet Flashcards
Free Alphabet Flashcards

Learning the alphabet encourages children to develop their literacy skills….

Exploring the Weather
Exploring the Weather

The weather can be a great source of learning for our young children….

Identifying Shapes
Identifying Shapes

Learning shapes isn’t just fun for children it gives them the foundations…

Learning from the Changing Seasons
Learning from the Changing Seasons

Teaching children about the seasons helps them to understand the passing…

Recognising and Naming Colours
Recognising and Naming Colours

There are many benefits to be had for children from learning colours.
Colours…

Supporting parents with speech and language development
Supporting parents with speech and language development

As Childcare professionals, we understand how important speech and language…

Our first BETA testers give their feedback
Our first BETA testers give their feedback

The beginning of the journey
At the start of the foundations journey,…

Saving time for Childminders
Saving time for Childminders

It’s all about saving time
When choosing a career in Childminding, administration…

Free training for Childminders
Free training for Childminders

How can I access free training for Childminders?
We are proud to be sponsoring…

About Early Years Report – Headlines for 2018
About Early Years Report – Headlines for 2018

About Early Years report
The annual About Early Years report has recently…

A free app for savvy Childminders
A free app for savvy Childminders

Our free app – foundations
A free app is soon to be launched to help busy…

What do you need from a childminder app?
What do you need from a childminder app?

What do you need from a childminder app?
There are hundreds of childminder…

Childminder, Catherine Hinton – Her daily challenges! Can foundations can help?
Childminder, Catherine Hinton – Her daily challenges! Can foundations can help?

Catherine Hinton and her challenges
At the start of our foundations journey,…

Anne Gallagher, an Outstanding Childminder from Ormskirk
Anne Gallagher, an Outstanding Childminder from Ormskirk

Anne Gallagher from Ormskirk
At the start of our foundations journey,…

Local Childminder, Deborah Foster on foundations
Local Childminder, Deborah Foster on foundations

Deborah Foster on foundations
At the start of our foundations journey,…

Ace your Ofsted Inspection with 5 easy tips
Ace your Ofsted Inspection with 5 easy tips

Do you worry about your Ofsted Inspection?
We’ve spoken to Jacqui Midgley,…

What is THE most important focus for you?
What is THE most important focus for you?

Progress checking – How this effects you
At foundations we like to get…

You know you’re a childminder when…
You know you’re a childminder when…

How do WE know you’re a Childminder?
You wave at tractors, even when you’re…

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