The Froebel Trust offers an extensive range of inspiring resources, practical information and training designed to support early childhood educators, carers and all those who work with young children.
Pamphlets and guides
Play and creativity are integral to child development and learning. Our free to download pamphlet series and resources explore themes and activities closely associated with Fr...
We offer a unique, highly respected series of short courses for educators and carers in nursery schools and early years settings.
Our online courses are delivered via live interactive sessions led by our experienced tutors. These courses are for anyone working with young children who wants to develop t...
If you've always wanted to know more about a Froebelian approach to early education - and how you might set out to develop practice in your school or setting - then the Froebe...
Webinar and film library
Watch short films and recordings from Froebel Trust webinars, conferences and special events - featuring the latest in early childhood education practice and research.
Froebel designed "Gifts" to encourage young children to make connections in their learning. The Gifts allow children to experiment and build on their knowledge and skills.
Children and nature
Celebrating the importance of connections and relationships between children and nature.
Elinor Goldschmied & treasure baskets
Elinor Goldschmied (1910-2009) had a pioneering impact on early years policy in both the UK and internationally. Her main professional innovations included the Treasure Basket...
The Froebel Archive
A collection of rare books, photographs and artefacts linked to Friedrich Froebel's educational legacy.
Support for educators
A list of organisations offering support and information for everyone interested in Froebelian practice, early childhood education and for those who are trained Froebelian edu...