Watch short films and recordings from Froebel Trust webinars, conferences and special events - featuring the latest in early childhood education practice and research.
Froebel Trust Short Courses Taster Webinar
This webinar gives an introduction to Froebel, the inventor of the Kindergarten and his beliefs about play and self-activity. Recorded in July 2020
Changing early childhood spaces
A Froebel Trust webinar which explores children’s participation in, and mastery over, their spaces, materials and activities. Recorded in July 2020
Young Iraqi and Syrian child refugees' play
This online seminar draws on key findings from Dr Sandra El Gemayel’s PhD thesis on young Iraqi and Syrian child refugees’ play 'in-between': case studies from the northern suburbs of Beirut, Lebanon. Recorded in July 2020
Everyone’s a singer until someone says they’re not
A Froebel Trust webinar which explores singing as a pedagogical tool. Recorded in June 2020
Exploring Froebel’s idea of ‘unfoldment’
This webinar explores the idea of 'unfoldment' with two-year-olds using slow motion video data. Recorded in June 2020.
4th Froebel Network Gathering with Professor Tina Bruce
Professor Tina Bruce reads extracts from her 2020 publication, "Educating Young Children: A Lifetime Journey into a Froebelian Approach". Recorded in April 2020
Froebel Short Courses - Impact at Linden Tree Nursery Schools
A short presentation from Holli Williams from Linden Tree Nursery Schools in South London. Recorded April 2020.
Does Birth to Three Matters still matter?
Dr Sacha Powell presents a session at Manchester Metropolitan University. Social and cultural changes: how numbers tell a mixed story. Recorded in March 2020
Froebel, Steiner and Montessori: A Conversation in Learning Between Friends
This film documents a conversation between three experts who share some of the commonalities and unique aspects of three educational approaches. Recorded in November 2019.
Tina Bruce Lecture at the V&A Museum of Childhood
Tina Bruce in conversation with staff of the V&A Museum of Childhood. Recorded in October 2019.
Janni Nicol Lecture at the V&A Museum of Childhood
Janni Nicol in conversation with staff of the V&A Museum of Childhood. Recorded in October 2019.