The Science of Creative Play
March 12, 2019 @ 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM AEDT
Increase your skills in developing creative play spaces and quality art experiences for children, 1-6 years. Learn about the positive impact of creative play on children’s brain development, functioning and wellbeing.
Kirsty will provide you with evidence based information, strategies and activities which you will be able to utilise in your work with children.
- Develop your knowledge of the importance of engaging the natural environment for child development and well-being
- Gain an understanding of the importance of quality art experiences for children’s brain development and functioning
- Explore an understanding of the importance of quality art experiences for children’s brain development and functioning
Young children are one of FACS identified focus priority groups for Targeted Earlier Intervention (TEI).
” Involvement in quality early learning is one of the most effective ways to break the cycle of disadvantage that many families struggle with through successive generations.” – everyonebenefits.org.au
Who should attend this workshop?
All who work with young children.
Kirsty Fantini has worked in the early childhood industry for 20 years as both Educator, Director and Mentor. In 2011 Kirsty started her own business, Early Years Training & Consultancy and delivers and assess Certificate III and Diploma qualifications, provides educator professional development and customised consultancy to early childhood services.
Members: $93.50; Non-Members: $154.00. Morning tea and lunch provided. Please advise of special dietary needs, or other needs when you register online.
Jane Skelton, ph 9620 6172 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Workshop Level: Introductory