A+ Education
We provide training and support for quality improvement in the early years.
A+ Education
We work with settings, schools, and local authorities, using the Environment Rating Scales (ECERS, ITERS and others) to support improvement.
A+ Education
The ERS are rigorous, practical, research-based tools for evaluating and improving practice, and evidencing improvement.
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  • "A+ is the only group we authorize to provide training on the scales in the UK. We work frequently with the A+ group, and know of no others in the UK who have worked with us enough to provide the high level of training we would expect."

    Debby Cryer Co-author of the ECERS-R, ITERS-R and FCCERS-R

  • Newly published – mapping the ECERS, ITERS and FCCERS to the revised Early Years Foundation Stage Framework 2014.
    Click on the images below to download
    EYFS-01 EYFS-02 EYFS-03

  • Newly published – the revised addendum to the ECERS and ITERS Click here to download:

    • UK addendum to the ECERS-R
    • UK addendum to the ITERS-R
    • Additional notes
  • Newly published – road maps showing how the ECERS, ITERS and FCCERS can be used to provide evidence for each section of the Ofsted early years SEF.

    ECERS-E_Tab    FCCERS-R-Tab