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'Good level of development' measure in the EYFS
What is the 'good level of development' (GLD) measure in the EYFS? The DfE explains that the GLD is a performance measure. We look at how it relates to expected levels in the early learning goals, and confirm that there is no minimum expected proportion of pupils in a setting achieving a GLD.
- National averages
- Expectations for EYFS settings
- GLD and 'good' progress
- EYFS profile remains statutory
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