Early Years Content

To reward exemplary software and content for early years

Product types
Digital learning resources and content including online and offline products designed to support and enhance curriculum delivery and/or skills development in the early years and primary sectors. This category is for paid for resources, if your product is free please enter the Free Digital Content or Open Education Resource category.

Learners in nursery, pre-school and reception

Judges will not expect entries to match every criteria listed in the category. Each product will be considered on individual merit.

  • Does this product follow the Early Years Foundation Stage?
  • Does it provide valuable user guidance and information?
  • Does it provide flexibility to the teacher?
  • Does it engage learners?
  • Does it enable effective learning?
  • Does it track progression and achievement?
  • Does the product show consideration for e-safety within the online context?
  • Is it distinctive and innovative?
  • Does it provide value for money?
    (failure to include pricing details will result in the entry being marked down)
  • How does it enable access for learners with SEND?
  • How does it promote inclusion?

Read here more details about inclusion and accessibility.

Companies should make sure that their submission form is evidence based and covers all the criteria requested clearly and succinctly to showcase their product effectively.