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NGOEarly Education (British Association for Early Childhood Education)
AddressEarly Education, 136 Cavell Street, London E1 2JA
Telephone020 75395400
Background InformationEarly Education, the working name of the British Association for Early Childhood Education, describes itself as "the leading national voluntary organisation for early years practitioners and parents with members and branches in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales. Early Education promotes the right of all children to education of the highest quality. It provides support, advice and information on best practice for everyone concerned with the education and care of young children from birth to eight." The current organisation was formed in 1973, through the merger of the National Society of Children's Nurseries (est. 1906), and the Nursery Schools Association (est. 1923). Charity no. 313082, company no. 395548. Sources:; Cook Routledge Guide to British Political Archives 2006
Year Created1973
Other Names / Antecedent BodiesNational Society of Children's Nurseries; Nursery Schools Association
Related Organisations
KeywordsChildren and young people; Education.
Last Edited ByJRM at 20/07/2007 16:47:06