ECS Learning Hub

ECS Learning Hub

Child Development

GIRFEC in Settings

Course Presenter - Shona O'Conner

22nd Apr 2021 6.30-9.00pm 20th May 2021 6.30-9.00pm    10th Jun 2021 6.30-9.00pm

Aim - This is a virtual session to explore how we can use GIRFEC (Getting it right for every child) and the UNCRC (The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child) within our own settings., when planning. The session will encourage practitioners to focus on both these documents and explore ways of integrating and embedding them in daily practice. The session explores the 4 general principles to the UNCRC and where they fit within SHANARRI indicators.

 

Positive Behaviour

Course Presenter - Shona O'Conner

29th Apr 20216.30-9.00pm    18th May 2021 6.30-9.00pm    8th Jun 2021 6.30-9.00pm

Aim- This is a virtual session that will support practitioners who want to have a better understanding of how to respond to behaviour. This course will provide discussions around self-regulation and how this can be used when supporting children who are experiencing behaviour challenges. The session will give the opportunity to explore top tips but also take on board, participants own knowledge, skills and experience and sharing of good practice.

Outcomes - By the end of the course participants should be able to understand what might cause difficult behaviour and how to build positive relationships with children understand what challenging behaviour is. Participants should be able communicate more clearly and effectively with children with children, allowing them to take their skills learned, back to implement within their setting The course provides participants with the knowledge they need to respond appropriately to a child’s challenging behaviour and help them turn this around in a confident and constructive manner Be aware of different strategies and techniques for managing and responding to difficult behaviour