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January 2017 1/2 Price Offer

$440/3hr TRAINING SESSION

HELD AT YOUR OWN CENTRE

Do you want some ideas on how to inspire and motivate your team or do you just want to refresh and consolidate your skills?

Choose from one of these popular sessions:

• Goal Setting and putting them into action.

• Positive Behaviour Guidance for Young Children

• Creating, engaging, inviting & natural learning spaces

• Relaxation and Mindfulness for children

• Back to basics: The Early Years Learning Framework/NQS updates

 

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CONDITIONS APPLY

Session must be booked and paid in full by 31 August 2017. Session can be conducted in September,October,November,December 2017. Max No. of Participants: 20 persons

ABOUT

Penny is an Early Childhood Professional with over twenty five years experience in a variety of Early Childhood Settings in both New South Wales and Queensland.  She has been an Early Childhood Teacher, Director, Manager, Tutor and Adult Education Assessor and Trainer within the Tafe system.  She has worked for community based, council, private and large non profit organisations.

 

 

 

"My role is to inspire others and ignite their passion about the importance of play based learning, the importance of relationships, imagination, creativity and joy. Let's get back to playing and having fun while we learn. We need to spread the word about 'Why we do, what we do!"

WORKSHOPS

Do you want to play and learn?

 I provide practical ‘hands on’ sessions to enjoy, learn and  inspire the Educator.

I come to your service at a  date and time convenient for you.

Educators can play and learn in their own environment .

All workshops reference the National Quality Standards and the Early Years Learning Framework.

All sessions can be individually customised to your needs.

 

 

 

Fees

$80 per person  + GST for workshop at your service or alternate venue

 

WORKSHOPS 2 – 3 HOURS ( MIN 10 - MAX 20 PARTICIPANTS)

 

 

 

 

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CURRENT WORKSHOPS

JUST RELAX!

RELAXATION TECHNIQUES

FOR CHILDREN

(AND EDUCATORS)

Are your rest times stressful with few children actually resting? Learn about the benefits of teaching relaxation to children.

CREATING INVITING

AND NATURAL

LEARNING SPACES

Do your learning spaces need a

re -think? Learn about the basics

of area design, how to incorporate natural materials, and create an inviting yet functional learning space.

SUCCESSFUL

LITERACY

GROUP TIME

Do you just grab any book, read it and wonder why the children are not listening?  Educators will learn and practice the art of creating a successful group experiences by setting the scene, using a variety of resources.

NOT JUST EASEL PAINTING!

UNDERSTANDING CREATIVE ARTS FOR CHILDREN

Educators will enjoy practicing and experimenting with different visual art materials and discuss and learn about strategies and techniques for understanding the process of art and creativity. Lets get messy! Practice with your own art and creative resources.

BACK TO BASICS!

RE- VISITING THE EARLY YEARS LEARNING FRAMEWORK

Let's take some time to really look at the whole document and not just the Learning Outcomes.  How do you incorporate it in your daily practice?

BACK TO

BASICS!

DOCUMENTATION

What do we actually have to document? Are there some ways to work smarter?  Educators will look at their own documentation practice and test out some different methods.

MENTORING

 

 

 

 

Need some guidance as an educator?

Penny is available for one on one sessions to support and guide educators in their career.

 

 

 

FOR PARENTS

Parenting Information Sessions

Customised workshops can be developed for supporting families in understanding the

Early Childhood years and the importance of play based learning.

 

 

 

CONTACT

 

e: info@PennyBirdsall.com.au

p: 0411 236 561

PENNY BIRDSALL

EARLY CHILDHOOD CONSULTING

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