Quality in Practice

Early Childhood Ireland’s focus on practice is about both improving everyday practice and learning from everyday practice, in early childhood care and education settings.


The research is so clear about the benefits of play that in Ireland we have established play as central to the early childhood curriculum.

Special Projects

Early Childhood Ireland is engaged as a partner in a range of Art-based projects.

National Quality Supports

The range of National Quality Supports available to ECEC providers throughout the country.

Inspiring Practice

A collection of Inspiring practice posts from childcare settings, as well as professional development presentations.
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