Monthly Archives: January 2014

Meet the amazing animals at New Forest Wildlife Park

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Meet the amazing animals at this wonderful wildlife park, set in the heart of the New Forest. Follow the woodland trails to see playful otters, mighty European bison, scary wolves and friendly, gentle deer. Look out for wallabies, lynx, ferrets, polecats, pine marten, wild boar, foxes, badgers, Scottish wildcats and harvest mice, as well as the impressive giant otters – the first of this rare species to be successfully captive bred in the UK. Continue reading

National College ldr magazine January 2014 – Early Years

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The first group of Early Years Teachers started their training in September 2013. What does the new status mean for schools and early years settings?  By Lindsey Darking.  

Llewella Owen, 23, is passionate about working with young children. She’s among the first cohort of students training to be an Early Years Teacher, a new status which forms part of the Coalition Government’s ongoing drive to raise the quality of provision in early years. Continue reading