There is a follow up meeting to this course which is FREE! Join us for our ‘Coffee and Chat – EYFS reforms’ event on the 30th June 4pm-5pm. Book onto this event here.
During the course delegates will:
- Update their knowledge and understanding of the reformed EYFS statutory framework
- Explore new non-statutory guidance, Development matters, Birth to Five matters and discuss how this is being using to support practice and provision
- Carry out professional discussions with colleagues from other schools about how they are using the reforms as an opportunity for curriculum development in the EYFS
- Consider what transition process need to implemented to support children and staff in their setting for September 2021.
For more information contact us here or call us on 0121 366 9950.
About the Course Leader
Serena Caine – Adviser, Services For Education
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.