The Inspiration Meeting will be of interest to all Managers, Head teachers, and Early Years Practitioners working with the Early Years Foundation Stage and Year 1
Sandra is part of the Child Development and Learning (CLD) research group at Oxford University. She is an expert in early years development, pedagogy and professional development, with a particular interest in oral language development. She is currently leading a large-scale national study, designed to develop and evaluate a professional development programme to support early years practitioners in improving their children’s language skills. She will be sharing findings and materials from this study at the Inspiration Forum. Sandra’s research has had significant policy impact, and she is a regular adviser to local and national policy-makers.