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Inaugural Meeting of the Leadership in Early Years Education RIG


Date: Friday 10th February 2017
Time: 11.00 – 3.00pm
Venue: University of Warwick

We are delighted to invite you to the inaugural event for the new Leadership in Early Years Education Research Interest Group (RIG). This RIG intends to develop a network of practitioners, students and academics interested in the field of Early Years Education with a view to furthering understanding of leadership in this context and developing the relationship between research and practice.

To this end, attendees to this event will hear talks from representatives from academic and practice-based backgrounds, engage in discussions and share their current and future research plans with other colleagues. Delegates will also have a chance to discuss possible future group activities for the RIG, with the aim of setting out an agreed programme of regular events.


11.00 – 11.10 Arrival and Tea/Coffee
11.10 – 11.15 Welcome and introductions 
11.15 – 13.00

Presentation and roundtable discussion:

·         Leadership in Early Years Education – Theory and Practice
13.00 – 13.30 Lunch
13.30 – 14.15

Roundtable discussion

·         Delegates share and discuss current and future research interests

14.15 – 14.45

Roundtable discussion

·         Possible future activities for the RIG
14.45 – 15.00     Plenary and depart

We look forward to welcoming you to the University of Warwick and progressing the RIG.   

To join the Leadership in Early Years Education RIG, click the box alongside the relevant group on your 'My Details' page.

This is a free event with tea, coffee and lunch provided. Please note, only 20 spaces are available for this event.

To register, click here.

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