The Froebel Trust: Stories from Research and Practice

We are pleased to announce details for our 2019 conference, The Froebel Trust: Stories from Research and Practice
 
Venue:   Grove House, Froebel College, Roehampton Lane, London, SW15 5JW
Date:      Saturday 2nd March 
Time:      9.15am - 4pm

 

Join us for a day of presentations and workshops to discover how Froebel’s educational philosophy and principles have been reinterpreted by researchers and educationalists for contemporary Early Years perspectives and practices.  Topics will include play, curriculum, pedagogy, parent and community partnerships, space and place, nature and the learning environment. 


This conference will showcase projects and programmes that The Froebel Trust has supported in recent years. Presentations will highlight key messages for Early Years practice, research and policy.


Delegates will have opportunities to share their own experiences, to ask questions and to network with others.
A full programme will be published on this webpage prior to the conference. Spaces are limited and early booking is recommended.

 

Provisional programme

09.15 to 09.45

Registration and refreshments

09.45 to 10.00

Welcome – Mark Neale, Chair of Trustees, The Froebel Trust

10.00 to 10.40

Keynote 1: Dr Liz Chesworth, University of Sheffield

10.40 to 10.55

Q&A with Liz Chesworth

10.55 to 11.10

Coffee and move to parallel session 1

11.10 to 12.40

Choose from presentations and workshops in parallel session 1

12.40 to 13.20

Lunch and networking; PhD networking group

13.20 to 14.50

Choose from presentations and workshops in parallel session 2

14.50 to 15.00

Move to Keynote 2

15.00 to 15.45

Keynote 2: Dr Rosie Flewitt,  Institute of Education, UCL

15.45 to 16.00

Q&A with Rosie Flewitt

16.00

Thanks and farewell

16.10 to 17.00

Annual meeting for Froebel Trust friends and volunteers (all welcome)

 

Tickets cost £65  with a limited number available for students / unwaged costing £25 on a first come first serve basis. 

 

To book your place, please complete the form below and email it to victoria@froebeltrust.org.uk. We will then forward you details on how to pay via bank transfer. 

 

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Places will only be confirmed once payment has been received. 

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