The sessions are delivered by the authority moderation team and will develop participants understanding of EYFS Profile assessment including standardisation and moderation activities using STA national Exemplification materials. The Early Learning Goals focus for 2019/20 are Communication and Language, Expressive Arts and Design and Literacy.
The course will develop participants’ understanding of EYFS assessment and includes standardisation and moderation using STA national exemplification materials and school moderation visits.
During the training session, participants will:
- Receive key information relating to the EYFS Profile and the Moderation Process
- Develop an understanding of the content of EYFS Exemplification materials
- Gain opportunities to carry out standardisation and moderation tasks for Communication and language, Expressive Arts and Design and Literacy ELGs
- Gain opportunity to explore EYFS practice and provision in relation to the focus ELGs to support observational assessment.
IMPORTANT: Please bring to the training a child’s records of their learning for Communication and Language, Expressive Arts and Design and Literacy.
For more information contact us here or call us on 0121 366 9950.
About the Course Leader: Serena Caine – Education Adviser – EYFS
Serena works as an Education Adviser for Services for Education and over the past ten years she has largely worked on EYFS CPD training, School Improvement and Profile moderation.
She became an accredited EYFS profile moderator in 2009 and leads a team of 15 experienced teacher based moderators for the EYFSP statutory duty on behalf of Birmingham LA.
Serena’s began teaching over 25 years ago and has extensive experience, particularly of working with children in the early Years. She firstly qualified as a Nursery Nurse; then completed a BA (hons) and PGCE in Early Years (0-8) and during her teaching career she taught EYFS, Key stage one and two so has a wide breath of experiences.
Due to her interest in education research when she was teaching she completed an action research MA in Education which focused on eyfs and assessment.
Serena is extremely passionate about providing all children with quality early years education so that they can build on their strong foundations for future life long learning.
If you have any questions or would like to get in contact with Serena, please email email@example.com or call 0121 366 9950.