Call for 'birthday discrimination' crackdown as South Lanarkshire parents look to secure tots education

An Avondale councillor has called for a crackdown on “birthday discrimination” as South Lanarkshire Council look to secure education options for tots.

Councillor Margaret Cooper put forward a motion to halt how a child’s birthday affects their access to free early years education in relation to the ‘free at three’ scheme.

That sees children not aged three by the August or January intakes having to pay for early years education because of fixed admission...
source: Daily Record

2019-02-21 14:47
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