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SOLD OUT! A special webinar to celebrate the release of a brand new Froebel Trust pamphlet, Observing young children by Dr Stella Louis.

A recording of this event will be available soon in our webinar library.

SOLD OUT : All 2,000 tickets for this event have now been taken.

To mark the release of a brand new title in our popular Froebel Trust pamphlet series - the author, Dr Stella Louis is presenting a special webinar which will explore how educators can use observations to support children's development and learning, including:

  • ways of observing children at play
  • how to discuss observations with parents, carers and colleagues
  • the use of digital technology in recording observations
  • how Froebel's vision of education developed out of observations of children

Tuesday 25 January 2022
7pm to 7.45pm
Free online webinar via zoom

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Published January 2022. Download a copy for free.

2000 tickets will be available for this free webinar. Our webinars sell out quickly so please book early to avoid disappointment.

The webinar is aimed at all those who work with and support young children - educators, parents, carers and all those interested in early childhood education and the care of young children.

The webinar will be chaired by Dr Sacha Powell, Chief Executive Officer of the Froebel Trust and Stella will be available during the webinar to answer any questions you may have about observing young children.

“A good observation takes account of what babies and children say and do - not what we think they are saying or doing. It captures the baby or young child as an individual..."
Dr Stella Louis

About Dr Stella Louis

Dr Stella Louis is a freelance early years consultant. She originally trained as a NNEB nursery nurse and has thirty years’ experience of working with children and families. For the last ten years she has been involved in training educators and is particularly interested in observation and its part in supporting learning, development and teaching.

Stella leads a small team of Froebelian travelling tutors - promoting, developing and delivering the Froebel Trust Short Courses in the United Kingdom.

Stella is author of numerous books and articles including Observing Young Children (Sage), Understanding Schemas in Young Children (Bloomsbury) and How to use Group Supervision to Improve Early Years Practice (Routledge).

Observations help us to understand what children might not yet be able to articulate but are trying to tell us in their own way.

Dr Stella Louis