Trainer profile

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Sara Bailey

Areas of expertise:
  • Continuous provision
  • The role of the adult
  • Creativity and critical thinking
  • Child initiated learning
  • Loose parts play/open ended learning
  • Pedagogical principles into practice
  • Enabling Environments
  • Mathematical development
  • Leadership and management
  • Characteristics of Effective Learning
  • Outdoor provision
  • Inclusion and SEND

Sara has worked in Early Years throughout her career, initially as a teacher in nursery and reception classes. She has worked as an Early Years Adviser for the local authority, leading a district team, developing and delivering training on a number of national initiatives as well as working with...

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Guest Blog: Pedagogical principles for successful animal-assisted interactions in the early years

Ideas to support introducing young children to pets in the classroom

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140+ organisations call on government to put children at the heart of the nation’s recovery

Early Education joins the call for government to do more

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Nursery Schools forced to make further cuts as government leaves them in the dark over key funding decisions

New survey findings

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