The Department of Education and Skills has just released the publication of Insights and Future Developments: A review of the First Year of Implementation of Early Years Education-focused Inspection, April 2016 – June 2017.
We are delighted to announce that this year the publication features some of Donegal’s very own ‘Little Stars’ with Matthew from Little Stars Pre-School in Moville appearing on the front cover and photos of their artwork and messy play throughout the publication.
Pictured above is some of the bright and colourful artwork and messy play featured in the publication and below is Katie Fitzpatrick who attended the launch of the report on behalf of Little Stars Pre-School in Dublin recently.
Also pictured are Dr. Maresa Duignan, Assistant Chief Inspector, Department of Education and Skills. Dr. Noreen Fiorentini, Divisional Inspector, Department of Education and Skills.
Well done to Katie, Aideen and all the staff and children in Little Stars Pre-School, Moville from all at DCCC!!!
Click on the link to access the report: A REVIEW OF EARLY-YEARS EDUCATION-FOCUSED INSPECTION: APRIL 2016 – JUNE 2017
This report presents a review of the EYEI model after the first full year of implementation and covers
the period April 2016 to June 2017 during which 867 inspections were completed.
Summarises findings from the inspections conducted in the period and analyses the advice provided in reports to setting staff. This information gives an initial picture about the quality of provision in the ECCE scheme.
Presents the outcomes of an analysis of feedback on the operation of the EYEI inspection