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EYFS Courses at Our Centres

From essential workshops looking at the key aspects of best practice, to our ever-popular twilight sessions packed full of inspirational idea, to in-depth courses looking at aspects of the curriculum – our EYFS programme offers a comprehensive range of specialist CPD for you and your team.

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  • Spend £200 (exc. VAT) on CPD and receive 5% off
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  • Spend £600 (exc. VAT) on CPD and receive 15% off
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Securing Strong Leadership in the EYFS

How Effective is Your EYFS? One Day Summer $175.00

How Effective is Your EYFS?

Course description

Knowing the quality of your early years is the starting point for a path towards improvement. The quality of teaching in the early years is greatly enhanced by the knowledge of leaders in developing, supporting and challenging best practice. This course will outline the key features of outstanding practice in the early years. It will offer leaders the opportunity to discuss how outstanding teaching can be successfully enabled and how it should be monitored.

By the end of the course delegates should feel more confident as advocates for the educational experiences of the youngest children in their schools and better equipped to lead, develop and champion practice across their team.

Benefits

  • A clear understanding of the key features of quality Early Years practice
  • Strategies to support with leading the development of others
  • Greater confidence as an Early Years leader

 

Course type One Day Course
Led by Ruth Swailes
Price $231.53
Audience Heads and Deputies of Schools Awaiting Inspection
Venue, Date & Time
London Centre
Wednesday 12th June, 9.30am-3.30pm Book Now
Northern Centre
Friday 14th June, 9.30am-3.30pm Book Now

Securing Expert Teaching in the EYFS

Developing High Quality Learning Outdoors One Day Spr/Sum $175.00

Developing High Quality Learning Outdoors

Course description

From making dens and flying kites, to constructing waterways; we know that children thrive in the outdoors across the whole year!  A well-planned outdoor area is a powerful learning environment for young children and should provide opportunities where they can develop and apply their existing skills and knowledge across all areas of the curriculum.

Drawing on examples of outstanding practice, this inspiring and practical course will enable you to optimise the quality of learning in the early years within your outside environment; gaining a clearer understanding of how the characteristics of effective learning and critical skills such as language for thinking, literacy and maths can be effectively embedded and extended.

Benefits

  • Gain a deeper understanding of the potential of outdoor learning across the year
  • Clarity of how interpret pedagogical practice outdoors
  • Practical solutions for developing your outdoors
Course type One Day Course
Led by EEx Curriculum Team
Price $231.53
Audience YN and YR Teachers seeking to build expert knowledge
Venue, Date & Time
London Centre
Thursday 13th June, 9.30am – 3.30pm Book Now
Northern Centre
Thursday 13th June, 9.30am – 3.30pm Book Now

EYFS Practice Essentials

How to Secure Effective Interactions Workshop Summer $55.00

How to Secure Effective Interactions

Course description

How good are your interactions with children? High quality interactions are central to effective early years practice and ensuring all children make progress.  For these to be successful requires skilled adults.

This workshop will demonstrate how engaging in effective conversations during child-initiated activities helps children absorb new vocabulary, expand their knowledge and extend their thinking. Delegates will come away with ways to successfully improve the quality of their adult: child interactions; improving outcomes across the curriculum for all children.

Benefits

  • An understanding of the importance of adult child interactions
  • A clear grasp of ways to develop your practice
  • Inspiring ways to develop an environment that promotes high quality interactions.
Course type Workshop
Led by EEx Curriculum Team
Price $72.77
Audience Y1N , YR Teachers and HLTAs seeking to build expert knowledge
Venue, Date & Time
London Centre
Thursday 13th June, 10.00am-12.00pm Book Now
Cambridge Hub
Tuesday 25th June, 10.00am - 12.00pm Book Now
How to Build on Children’s Interests Workshop Summer $55.00

How to Build on Children’s Interests

Course description

From dinosaurs to the latest films; knowing how to skilfully and meaningfully shape continuous provision and provide enhancements which connect with children’s interests is critical to helping children embed and extend learning.

This inspirational and practical workshop explores a broad variety of activities and planning that successfully respond to children’s diverse interests and preoccupations.  It will also include case studies from schools and settings which have enriched learning and include time for delegates to reflect on their current practice.

Benefits

  • An understanding of the relationship between continuous provision and enhancements
  • Strategies to help extend children’s learning
  • Practical ideas for developing provision
Course type Workshop
Led by EEx Curriculum Team
Price $72.77
Audience Y1N , YR Teachers and HLTAs seeking to build expert knowledge
Venue, Date & Time
Cambridge Hub
Tuesday 25th June, 1.00pm - 3.00pm Book Now