Upcoming Training Opportunities!

Understanding Number Early: Part 1 – Tuesday the 16th of March 4.15pm until 5pm

The session will explore how young children develop their own informal knowledge of numbers.  Through interactions with people and their environment young children make sense of the world around them.

Understanding Number Early: Part 2 – Tuesday the 23rd of March 4.15pm until 5pm.

This session will explore how young children develop their understanding of what counting is and how it works.  It will also revisit the Counting Principles and share ideas as to how these can be observed in play as well as exploring daily opportunities to engage children in counting.

The early maths sessions will take place over google meet and attendees will find it useful to watch the following clip between sessions:

Every Child Counts



Early Years Outdoor Play and Learning: Developing Quality Outdoor Spaces Within Your Setting – Thursday the 18th of March at 4pm until 4.45pm

This aim of the session will focus on the development of quality outdoor play and learning spaces within your setting.  Highland practitioners will share examples of the journey they have undertaken to develop the quality of their learning environment outdoors.  They’ll share the resources they have and how they have created enagaging play spaces which promote children’s curiousity, creativity and confidence.   This session will be held over Microsoft Teams.

Please note that places must be booked in advance on Highland CPD.

For all professional learning opportunities signed up for via the Highland CPD site, please ensure that your CPD co-ordinator approves your request as soon as possible after you apply.  This will guarantee that your continuous professional learning record reflects the training you have attended.