Teaching and Learning Conference 2018

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Ruth Swailes – Leading the learning in EYFS

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June 23, 2018

Workshop facilitator

Ruth Swailes

Name of Workshop

Leading the Learning in EYFS

Who is it for

Headteachers, Senior Leaders and EY teachers

Brief synopsis of workshop :

This workshop will explore the question “Who leads   learning?” examining the importance of an effective balance of child and adult led learning, drawing on key research in Early Years. There will be opportunities to reflect on your current practice and Ruth will share practical ideas to identify and develop characteristics of effective learning through enabling environments and effective interactions.

What you will get out of it

An understanding of the importance of a developmentally appropriate approach to teaching in Early Years.  Practical ideas to identify good practice and further develop learning opportunities.

Profile of facilitator

Ruth is a former Headteacher, EY advisor and moderator who has worked for several Local Authorities and now works as a School Improvement Advisor in South East England, in addition to running her own consultancy. She is also National Senior Leadership consultant with Early Excellence. She has extensive experience of teaching and leading in EYFS and Primary schools and has taught all primary year groups over the course of her. She is passionate about working with children aged 0-7 in particular.



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