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Early Childhood

13 October, 2021

Phase 1 of the consultation on Aistear: the Early Childhood Curriculum Framework, is underway and there are a number of ways for you to get involved.  

  1. Online questionnaires are available: one for those working in or involved in education and one for parents/guardians.  
  2. written submission can be made. 
  3. You can register your interest in attending an on-line consultation seminar.

The research base for Aistear’s four themes is also being updated through a series of academic papers. 

In Phase 2, during 2022/2023, proposals based on findings from Phase 1 and from the research papers will be shared. Here again, there will be an opportunity for you to give feedback.

To find out more, read a short Background Paper about updating Aistear; view the introductory video; or listen to a short podcast on the updating process.  

Your views are important to us so please do take part in the consultation and keep in touch with what’s happening by following NCCA on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.  

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