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Kathryn Solly

Areas of expertise:
  • Outdoor play and Learning
  • Adventurous play
  • Risk and Challenge in the Early Years
  • Raising boys achievement
  • Diversity, Gender, Inclusion and Uniqueness in the Early Years
  • Leading learning outside
  • Enabling environments outdoors
  • Working with Dads
  • Extending learning in the specific areas
  • Creative Science in the Early Years
  • Becoming Outstanding in the Early Years
  • Can children be able, gifted and talented in the Early Years?
  • Observation, planning and assessment
  • Leadership and management
  • Coaching and mentoring staff
  • Adult and child led learning
  • The Sustainability of Maintained Nursery Schools
  • Creating a nursery garden for play and learning
  • Physical Development
  • Health and Well Being outdoors and in
  • Loose Parts
  • Froebelian Practice and Principles

Kathryn is now a specialist Early Years trainer and consultant working around Britain and internationally. Previously she was the Headteacher of the historic and diverse Chelsea Open Air Nursery School and Children’s Centre for nearly 17 years. However, Kathryn started her pedagogic life as a...

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