NEYAI Projects
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This section contains information on:

1. National Level Evaluation of the NEYAI

2. Local Evaluation reports

3. List of Project Reports, Toolkits, Manuals & Guides
Local Level Evaluations
All 11 NEYAI Projects Local Level Evaluation Reports are now available.
1. Early Years Language and Learning Initiative (Ballyfermot)

Let them talk

Aistear in Action

2. Early Years Numeracy Project  (NCI)
PowerPoints and materials used in the workshops presented on the NEYAI (now ABC) Numeracy Programme at the NCCA’s Maths Conference in Dublin Castle are available on the conference webpage at
NEYAI is mentioned in ‘Supporting Parents’ a chapter by J Bleach, in the recently published Reed, M. and Walker, R. [Eds.] (2014) Critical Companion to Early Childhood, London: Sage. 

Findings from AEMSC 

NEYAI Numeracy Assessment Research Findings

Improving numeracy outcomes for children through community action research
3. The Professional Pedagogy Project (Donegal CCC) 

A Reflection of Learning, Donegal Participation on the NEYAI
5. Bringing it all Back Home (DOC)

Evaluation of the Bringing It All Back Home Programme Final Report

6. Tús Nua  (Longford CCC)
An evaluation of the Tús Nua Project- Final Report April 2014

7. Happy Talk (Cork Partnership)
 Pre School Central Applications Database- Manual

A ‘central application database’ has been developed and is available to use, this database can hosts childcare services and waiting lists to show availability and demand for childcare services. Please contact Pobal if you wish to avail of this database and it will be forwarded to you. A manual on how to use the database is available see document titled ‘ Preschool Centre Application Database-Manual’.

Various Presentations from the NEYAI conference are now available

Key note speaker - Marjorie Smith Presentation 'here'

Other Presentations

1. Addressing the Gaps between training and Practice ‘here
2. Bringing it all Back Home ‘here
3. Early Years Language and Learning Initiative 'here'
4. Early Years Numeracy Project 'here'
5. Fingal Parenting Initiative 'here'
6. Happy Talk 'here'
7. Integration of Services and Continuum of Care 'here'
8. Quality Through Professionalisation 'here'
9. Start Right 'here'
10. The Professional Pedagogy Project 'here'
11. Tús Nua 'here'