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May 2015
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Sharing Starcatcher’s vision at IFDCO
By Heather Armstrong, Creative Skills Programme Manager, Starcatchers Starcatchers is the only organisation in Scotland making high quality work for and with babies and young children aged zero to five, and their parents and carers.
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New ADHD workshop and e-Learning
Our latest Learn with SCMA opportunity will help childminders identify the key characteristics of ADHD and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
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New Chief Executive for the Care Inspectorate
We are pleased to advise that Karen Anderson has been appointed as the new Chief Executive at the Care Inspectorate.
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Childminders’ Passion for their Job is Universal
By Maggie Simpson, Chief Executive of Scottish Childminding Association
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Scottish Road Safety Week 2015
Scottish Road Safety Week runs until this Sunday (10 May) and aims to raise awareness of road safety, focusing specifically on keeping children safe.
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Scotland’s Children Cuddle Up for Bookbug Week
Bookbug Week: 18 – 24 May 2015
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Register to join the National Early Years Conference 2015 via a free webcast
This year’s Maternal and Early Years conference takes place on Thursday 21 May at Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh.
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Are you built on Strong Foundations?
To help new childminders lay the foundations for best practice; SCMA developed a Strong Foundations Pack.
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