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?

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

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