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Our Pedagogy Podcasts and all their related resources.

Early Education PedPods

Welcome to our Early Education Pedagogic Podcasts (PedPods) featuring pedagogical conversations with early years leaders, teachers and trainers. All our podcasts are available to download for free.

Episode 4 - Part 1. PedPod with Julie Fisher: The Principles of Provision (Summer 2020)

On this episode, we explore the Principles of Provision - looking at building on the EYFS and continuing the provision into KS1 with Julie Fisher, with thoughts for leaders, teachers, and practitioners about balancing children's self-directed and adult-led learning.


Episode 4 - Part 2. PedPod with Julie Fisher: The Intricacies of Interaction (Summer 2020)

On this episode, we explore the intricacies of interaction with Julie Fisher, looking at the role of the adult in adult-led and child-led learning, and how this can facilitate and support teaching and learning most effectively through our considered engagements.

Episode 3. PedPod with Suzanne Zeedyk: The Brilliance of Babies (Summer 2020)

On this episode, we explore the brilliance of babies with Dr. Suzanne Zeedyk, looking at the importance of early interaction, including resilience, relationships, and play.

Please note: this PedPod was recorded prior to the Covid-19 pandemic, and therefore please be mindful that some aspects of suggested attachment-led practice in terms of physical contact may now be limited by risk assessments.

Episode 2. PedPod with Pete Moorhouse: The Wonders of Woodwork (Spring 2020)

On this episode, we explore the wonders of woodwork with Pete Moorhouse, looking at all the many cross-curricular benefits this activity can provide, and how to develop this safely within your setting.

Episode 1. PedPod with Anni McTavish: Creativity and critical thinking (Autumn 2019)

In this inspiring pedagogical conversation, full of Anni's wisdom and experience, we explore the concept of creativity with Anni McTavish, what this means in practice and how we can nurture and support this with those we work with.

How to subscribe

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You can find Early Education's PedPods in iTunes too - where you can also subscribe so you won't miss out.

Supporting information

PedPod series 

Over the coming months, listen out for our PedPods with:

  • Alison Peacock: early years, early learning and research