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Why focus on children's agency?

Agency
You'll leave this workshop inspired to focus on promoting children's agency, with strategies on how to fill their Mastery/Power and Freedom Cups ©. We explore approaches and practices to provide for children's recognition, competence and control; and for Freedom Cup filling by providing for choice, autonomy and agency.

You will engage in practical experiences to:

  • understand why 'agency' is important for children and their learning
  • use theoretical and hands-on approaches to reflect on and improve your child-focused pedagogy
  • know drawbacks to using control, praise and rewards systems
  • shift your practice to using real choices and affirming effort and qualities

*** First Door Early Childhood is a licenced Phoenix Cups affiliate. The Phoenix Cups framework is used in some parts of our workshops as a model for understanding behaviour relating to basic human life needs.

Workshop facilitator: Andrea Isitt

Event Details

Event Date 15-05-2019 9:00am
Event End Date 15-05-2019 2:00pm
Capacity 24
Available place 16
Individual Price $145.00
Location
Heritage Function Centre at Old Petrie Town, Dayboro Road, Whiteside, Q 4503
901 Dayboro Road Whiteside, Queensland 4503 Australia
Heritage Function Centre at Old Petrie Town, Dayboro Road, Whiteside, Q 4503
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$145.00 16
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