Welcome to Bristol Early Years
An innovative partnership between the City Council
and the Early Years Teaching School Alliance
THE VISION FOR BRISTOL EARLY YEARS
“The vision for Bristol Early Years is to give every child the best start in life by building resilient communities, raising aspiration and working in partnership to deliver high quality services that are accessible, tailored to local needs and make a difference to children, young people and their families.”
Sally Jaeckle, OBE, Head of Early Years Services
We would like to share the very latest news and information relating to Bristol Early Years on this website. From inspirational case studies, to exciting developments within professional networks, to new legislation that affects your work, we hope this website provides a regular ‘go to’ place… keeping Bristol’s Early Years professional community informed, inspired and connected.
We look forward to working with you to capture and disseminate the world-class nature of Early Years practice in Bristol. This is your website and we welcome your views, contributions and feedback.
Early Childhood Music Action Research Launch Event6pm - 8pm | Thursday 28 February | £5Colston Hall, Bristol BS1 5ARTo book contact firstname.lastname@example.org more
An opportunity to explore what fascinates two year olds and how we can tap into their curiosity.Facilitators: Rosie McCallum-Faraday & Rachel PirieSLEs for Birth to Three Year OldsTuesday 5th February 9.30 -.4.00pmSt Paul’s Nursery School & Children’s Centre...read more
The Standards and Testing Agency has just published the 2019 Early Years Foundation Stage Profile Handbook which can be downloaded here.read more
In collaboration with…
BRISTOL EARLY YEARS TEACHING SCHOOL ALLIANCE
THE BRISTOL STANDARD
BRISTOL EARLY YEARS RESEARCH
PROFESSIONAL LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT
The Bristol Early Years professional development offer is brought together here for your information and easy reference. We hope you find something of interest to both inspire and deepen your understanding of early years practice. The opportunities published here cover a broad spectrum of themes, including early years leadership, pedagogy, inclusion and welfare and safety. These are offered by a range of local, quality-assured providers.
Bristol Early Years is now becoming well known for its reflective, research-engaged approach to quality improvement. Insights gained from practitioner-led, settings-based research continue to generate a rich evidence base of early years practice, as documented on the Bristol Early Years Researchwebsite. We therefore invite you to view this CPD offer in conjunction with the research website – and please do keep us informed about your new research interests, lines of enquiry and findings!
We hope these opportunities will encourage you on your own learning journeys and that this will continue to enrich your practice and your delight in working with our youngest children.
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