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Childcare leaders are questioning DfE’s claims about the successful rollout of extended rights



Amrit Virdi

Friday April 19, 2024


Early years bodies have questioned the government’s claims that the rollout of the funded childcare expansion is going according to plan, claiming the latest data fails to provide a full picture of the reality on the ground.


The DfE has said more staff and places are needed to fulfill the rollout of the funded entitlement by 2025.  Photo: Adobe Stock/Oksana Kuzmina
The DfE has said more staff and places are needed to fulfill the rollout of the funded entitlement by 2025. Photo: Adobe Stock/Oksana Kuzmina



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