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Our training brochure for 2017/18 is now available for download below. The brochure contains in-depth descriptions and learning outcomes of each course. Click the button below to download our brochure:

 

 

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Short course summary

 

Attainment Courses

 Course Title   
Talking and Thinking Floorbooks Level 1
Talking and Thinking Floorbooks Level 2
Talking Tubs and 3D Mindmaps
Motivational Mathematics
Language of Literacy
Promoting Emergent Writing
Consulting Children
Risky Play
NEW Building the Ambition 
NEW Effective Outdoor Practice
NEW My World Outdoors
NEW How Good is Our Early Learning and Childcare?
NEW The Importance of Play
NEW Transitions: Nursery to Primary
NEW Partnerships with Parents
NEW Leadership and Management
NEW Health and Well Being in the Outdoors
Nature Kindergartens
Engaging Boys
Higher Order Thinking Skills
Schema in Children's Learning
Pre-birth to three: Nurture through Nature
Consultancy and Coaching in Context
The Adult Role - Interaction or Interference
Forest School Assistant Level 2 Multiple days, 
Forest School Leader Level 3 Multiple days, 

 

STEM Courses - Journeys Into Nature

Course Title   
Whittling Wood
Wind and Forces
Light & Shadow
Feathers & Flight
Sand, Mud and Clay
Nature Pedagogy
Nature & the Brain
Cooking

To discuss any aspect of our training further, or to enquire about Claire Warden’s availability as a keynote speaker for your event, please do not hesitate to contact us through our training co-ordinator, Steph Pryor at steph@mindstretchers.co.uk or on+44(0)1764 650030

Testimonials

"Excellent - so inspirational, very easy to listen to and very interactive. I'm going to make LOTS of changes in my setting!"
Family Resource Worker, Introduction to Floorbooks, 2016

 

"This is the best training I have been on in a long time! The trainer was excellent throughout. I feel totally inspired!! Thank you!!"
Early Years Practitioner, Introduction to Floorbooks, 2016

 

"Fantastic. One of the best Early Years courses."
Class teacher, Nurturing Boys, 2016

 

"Excellent! Exactly what we were looking for, it will definitely help to improve our service."
Local Glasgow Nursery, Risky Play, 2016

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