EYFS in Action 2016


  • A practical guide to 2016 changes:
    • Common Inspection Framework
    • EYFS framework updates
    • Baseline Tests
  • New ways to meet challenging Early Learning Goals
  • Solutions to overcome challenging areas including:
    • Improving reflective practice
    • Reducing paperwork
    • Successfully involving parents

Information on speakers coming soon.


EYFS in action 2016 - What best practice looks like

Best practice spotted by Ofsted

How to evidence progress and development

Ways to achieve Ofsted’s Outstanding


Best-practice examples from outstanding settings

Get the balance right: adult-led, adult-guided and child-initiated learning 

When planned and purposeful play works best 

How to successfully observe, assess and plan in all areas of learning

What an outstanding, enabling indoor and outdoor environment looks like


Discover the most effective practices for delivering EYFS

Linking prime and specific areas of learning

Ensuring characteristics of learning are clear in your provision

Involving parents in their children’s learning

Reducing paperwork while still recording relevant information


Practical ideas, audit tools and activities to transform practice

  • Tools to monitor progress

  • Guide to writing an exceptional Self Evaluation Form (SEF)

  • Strategies for preparing all staff for inspection

  • Compliance check list for inspection 

  • Practical proformas for observation, assessment and planning