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

Much More Than Lessons: Developing Cultural Capital

The new Ofsted inspection framework has a renewed focus on ‘cultural capital’. Developing a child’s knowledge and understanding of the world around them is a key part of the early years curriculum. This course will provide you with a wealth of ideas for supporting your children with building up their ‘cultural capital’.

  • Explore how Ofsted's understanding of 'cultural capital' goes way beyond the narrow traditional meaning of the term
  • Look at what the development of cultural capital looks like in practice
  • Develop your understanding of the areas of the early years curriculum which support the development of children’s ‘cultural capital'
1 hour
£99 + VAT
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About this course

Developing a child’s knowledge and understanding of the world around them is a key part of the early years curriculum. Along with the development of ‘cultural capital’, it also has many other benefits.

This short course will:

  • Explore how the development of a child’s cultural capital links to their personal development
  • Develop your understanding of where this fits into Ofsted judgements
  • Explore further opportunities for the development of ‘cultural capital’.



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.

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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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