Early Years & Primary

Leading the Way in the EYFS – EYFS Leads’ Development Programme

Course Details
Audience: SLT, EYFS Leads and EYFS Teachers
Date: Session 1: Wednesday 19th January 2022, Session 2: Wednesday 6th April 2022 and Session 3: Wednesday 22nd June 2022
Time: 9:30am - 3pm each day
Venue: Session 1: Online, Session 2 & 3: Wellfield Infant and Nursery School, Church Lane, Sale, M33 5QW
Cost: £250 per person
Facilitated by: Cathy Graham, Headteacher of Wellfield Infant and Nursery School

This programme offers termly CPD Networking events for EYFS leads, allowing you the opportunity to evaluate and develop the effectiveness of your leadership of this crucial key stage of learning.

Over the year we will be focusing on three key areas:

  • Leading the implementation of the new EYFS Framework
  • Evaluating teaching and learning in the EYFS
  • Developing strength across the EYFS team
  • Preparing for Ofsted in the EYFS

Session 1

  • Reviewing the implementation of the new EYFS reforms so far – where are we now?
  • Exploring curriculum intent, implementation and impact to ensure strong foundations for learning
  • Examining key messages from Ofsted around the EYFS
  • Supporting subject leads in developing an overview of their subjects from the start of the EFYS and into the next key stage of learning

Session 2

The role of assessment within the new framework with a focus on the following areas: –

  • Baseline and Early Years Foundation Stage Profile assessments
  • Supporting the development of individuals
  • Monitoring progress without falling into the ‘tracking trap’

Session 3

  • Support for EYFS leads to continue to develop and support the impact of the provision
  • Evaluating the impact of your curriculum to ensure that children are ready for the next stage of their learning
  • Ensuring your EYFS setting is Ofsted ready

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