EARLY CHILDHOOD PLAY MATTERS - Introduction to PLAY-BASED Curriculum.
EARLY CHILDHOOD PLAY MATTERS - Introduction to Walker Learning PLAY-BASED Curriculum.
What is Walker Learning in early childhood? Play, intentional teaching and child development is at the heart of Walker Learning, a pedagogy developed by Kathy Walker (OAM).
In this session we will unpack:
- Core elements of the pedagogy
- The Walker Learning system of planning and documentation
- The importance of relationships, the learning environment and the child
- Implementation of consistent practice
This PD session suitable for teachers and educators working with children aged birth to five working in early childhood centres (prior to primary school)
A copy of the educator text "Early Childhood Play Matters", authored by Kathy Walker will be included in this session. ( RR $55)
Australian Professional Teaching Standards
- APTS – 1.1, 3.7, 6.4,7.3
National Quality Standard
- QA - 1, 3, 5, 6, 7
This journey is for those educators who want to offer an inviting, collaborative and engaging teaching environment.
Lunch and Morning Tea Provided
Start & Finish Times: 9.30am to 3.30pm
This session is always very popular, please book early!
Level 2 - 1341 Dandenong Road
CHADSTONE, VIC 3148