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Leadership in Early Years Education RIG Event


Where: Online (Zoom)
Date: Thursday 25th January 2024
Time: 12.10pm – 12.55pm (UK time)

We invite you to the first in a series of online ‘Lunchtime Leadership’ events from the Leadership in Early Years Education Research Interest Group (RIG), entitled ‘Lunchtime Leadership: A Conversation with Laura Henry-Allain MBE’.

Laura has been invited by the RIG’s Co Convenors, Dr Madeleine Findon (University of Worcester) and Dr Mona Sakr (University of Middlesex), to share her thinking on leadership in early years education in a lunchtime session that we hope will enable busy professionals to take part. Laura will be presenting for the first 20 minutes, followed by an opportunity for the audience to ask questions.

This event is aimed at anyone with an interest in Leadership matters in early years education, whether practitioner, academic or student.


Speaker Bio

Laura Henry-Allain MBE is an award-winning international producer, storyteller, educationalist and consultant. She has extensive experience in the sector as a nursery manager, Ofsted inspector, teacher and curriculum manager and is vice-president of The British Association for Early Childhood Education. You can read more about her on her website.


Please note, this event is free to BELMAS members. To ensure you receive your free ticket, please log in on the BELMAS website before booking.

Joining instructions and directions

Joining instructions will be sent out the day before the event, so please keep an eye on your inbox for these. We look forward to seeing you at the event!