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Interview with Dr. Peter Elfer on professional love

Watch free training clip Reflection After watching the practitioners interactions in the interview clip, what was your immediate response? What are your thoughts on the ‘complexities’ of offering professional love? Are there differing opinions among your colleagues? How do you support parents to understand the particular nature of professional love and the importance of it…

Little Forest Folks

Click here to vote for Little Forest Folks to win the Edumission competition We recently met up with Leanna Barrett at one of her Little Forest Folks settings in Wimbledon Common. She contacted us after getting through to the final stages of a competition run by Edumission. They had been selected, out of thousands of…

Tristan goes for a walk

Tristan’s Mum has a strong commitment to ensuring that he spends plenty of time outdoors every day, both as part of their routine and at his nursery. Whilst the garden provides much for Tristan, she has also long experienced the value of taking him out into the various outdoor environments in their locality. He thrives…

Case study – Sure Start teachers, Newcastle

Sure Start Teachers,Newcastle Who are you and what do you do? Sure Start Teachers working for Newcastle City Council and based in the Community Family Hub children’s centres. We support the Private, Voluntary and Independent childcare provision across the city areas. This includes visiting settings, providing resources and delivering training courses for nursery/playgroup practitioners and…

Case study: Christine Hanson, East Sussex County Council

Christine Hanson Support and intervention Consultant, East Sussex C.C. Who are you and what do you do? I am an early years specialist teacher working for East Sussex County Council. One aspect of my role is to written and deliver training to childminders, pre-schools and school reception teachers. This training is variously around: making effective…