Delegates to this course for early years advisors and inspectors can reflect on advice from historical and current, national and international documents, review their current design briefs for early years spaces, and find solutions to challenges.
London. Cost: from 95. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 020 7539 5400.
13 January Knowledge and understanding of the world
This course, for nursery leaders and staff who teach Foundation Stage children, will re-examine child development and look at the content of the curriculum and appropriate ways to deliver it.
Langley, Berks. Cost: 100. Call 01753 592 200 or visit www.manortreegroup.co.uk.
17 January Wraparound services for children and young people: the role of schools
As local authorities prepare their statutory children and young people's plans for April 2006, this conference looks at how education, primary care, social services and the voluntary sector can collaborate to deliver integrated services.
London. Cost: from 195. Contact Natasha Wildman on 020 7324 4357, e-mail natasha.wildman@ neilstewartassociates.co.uk or visit www.neilstewartassociates.com/kd135.
20 January Developing an effective environment for learning
For new children's centre managers, this course will focus on the importance of the learning environment and will offer delegates the knowledge and skills they need to monitor and evaluate practice.
London. Cost: from 95 (includes lunch). E-mail email@example.com or call 020 7539 5400.