School Improvement & Development Conference 2023: Book your early-bird place

Learning in the EYFS: Choosing the Right Approach

There are many different approaches to learning in the early years: pre-planned or 'in the moment', play-led or formal. But which one is the right one for your setting?

  • Explore a variety of approaches to learning in the early years
  • Discuss how each one can support effective learning
  • Look at how these approaches can be adapted to suit the needs of individual settings
1 hour
£99 + VAT
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About this course

Learning in the early years builds a solid foundation for a child’s learning journey. The way in which this learning is approached is subject of much debate.

To support you with clarifying the best approach to learning in your early years setting, this short course will:

  • Provide you with a variety of different approaches to learning in the early years
  • Discuss the benefits of each approach
  • Explore how these can be adapted to suit individual settings


This course is appropriate for EYFS.


  • Early years practitioners
  • Early years leads
  • Staff new to the early years


If there are no livestream dates currently planned, please contact us on 01206 625 626 or email us at and we will work with you to find a suitable date.

How to access this course

This course is easy-to-access in any of the below formats...

  • On-demand recording, with 30 days access to watch at a time and location to suit you!
  • School-wide license, for every member of staff in your school to watch for a period of 30 days. Please contact us to purchase your school-wide license for this course.
  • An INSET or after-school twilight at your school, tailored to your requirements. Contact us for your personalised quote.

Live stream and recorded courses

Recording course. Watch at home, at school or on the go.
Available anytime
Pause, search and watch again for 30 days.

This course as an INSET Day

Our in-service training provides exciting and dynamic ways to inspire, challenge and develop your staff, whether they are Teaching Assistants, Teachers or Senior Leadership.

Your first point of contact would be with our Head Office team, who will identify your needs and priorities and ensure that the accompanying training materials we provide are of the very best quality.

Like to run this INSET DAY in your school?

Send us an enquiry and we will get in touch to talk about your school's requirements.

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