Pioneers Post: New year’s resolutions -10 social entrepreneurs on their goals for 2022

Published 11th January 2022. Read full article here. June O’Sullivan, CEO, London Early Years Foundation – UK, and SE100 leader of the year 2021 Above: June O'Sullivan has served as CEO at London Early Years Foundation (LEYF) since 2006. LEYF provides childcare to children across London, including some of London's most disadvantaged areas. “My resolution for 2022 … Continue reading Pioneers Post: New year’s resolutions -10 social entrepreneurs on their goals for 2022

Talking Early Years with June O’Sullivan: In Conversation with Norma Raynes

It was when June was talking at a conference about community engagement where she met Professor Norma Raynes.  She is a lively, impassioned speaker who asked the question – why do we exclude the old from nurseries and school? Does their experience, knowledge and understanding count for nothing? She told of the organisation she founded … Continue reading Talking Early Years with June O’Sullivan: In Conversation with Norma Raynes

Talking Early Years with June O’Sullivan: In Conversation with Leslee Udwin

 Leslee Udwin is a film maker and founder of the organisation Think Equal. She is on a mission to achieve a global system change In Early Childhood Education through social and emotional learning based on empathy, equality and inclusion.  In this podcast Leslee talks passionately about her journey and her remarkable energy to persuade everyone … Continue reading Talking Early Years with June O’Sullivan: In Conversation with Leslee Udwin

Talking Early Years with June O’Sullivan: In Conversation with Sonia Pombo

We all agree that child obesity is a complex issue and addressing it can seem overwhelming. Therefore, partnering and learning from others is crucial. June's conversation with Sonia Pombo,  ranges from discussion on salt "the silent killer", salt in hot chocolate, subtle ways to reduce salt and the importance of an Early Years chef to be … Continue reading Talking Early Years with June O’Sullivan: In Conversation with Sonia Pombo

Sustainability: From World Leaders to Nurseries

Let’s begin with the big picture! The issue of sustainability was in the forefront of everyone’s minds recently because of COP26, the event where countries revisited climate pledges made under the 2015 Paris Agreement. This event focused the world on how global leaders would acknowledge the complex issues of sustainability and how we address climate … Continue reading Sustainability: From World Leaders to Nurseries