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Saturday 27th April 2019
Froebel Networks 3rd Annual Gathering
Link always link: the importance of connectivity
Venue: Richmond Unitarian Church
Ormond Road, Richmond upon Thames, TW10 6TH
10.30 Registration and coffee (11.00am start) to 3.00pm
(arrival from 10.00am fort hose who are setting up a display)
This is the annual event for all Froebelians to get together and catch up!
We are pleased that Dr Yukio Nishida, Lecturer in Early Childhood Education at the University of New England, will be presenting on the Froebelian Occupation of Paper Folding, and Professor Tina Bruce will be talking on theme of the day - Link always Link. Felicity Thomas will be revealing her 'Bag of Occupations' and we will have reports from the various Networks in the UK, including the Edinburgh Network, the Travelling Tutors Network and the National and International Networks. We will hear from The Froebel Trust including what support and grants are available to practitioners. Lynne McNair will be updating us on the new MA in Edinburgh and we will be welcoming Dr Fengling Tang who will be speaking about the Froebel Course at Roehampton.
This year there will be a display of artefacts from the Froebel Archive, as well as other displays of Froebelian activities. The Froebel Gifts will be on sale.
A buffet lunch will be provided as well as tea and coffee throughout the day.
The day, including lunch, costs £25.
Please note: The day is open to all practitioners who have undertaken Froebelian training (ie Edinburgh, Roehampton, Travelling Tutors course, etc) or have been invited as a guest.
Friday 17th and Saturday 18th May 2019