All of my work starts with an element of Consultancy as I prefer to start my services with an initial phone call and prior to COVID-19 this would be followed by a visit and I hope that once provisions are more freely open, that this will also be possible again.
My Consultancy work is bespoke as my preference is to work directly with my clients, their staff and also where applicable, with their children, so I can really get to know them, build relationships, work out where support is needed and share my observations so we work together to find the appropriate solutions and also a way to implement that is sustainable and comfortable.
I particularly value honest, open and transparent discussion, so that I can really understand the teams I am working with and to build a relationship based on trust and mutual respect.
My support doesn't stop when I leave the provision and I actively encourage the teams that I work with to stay in contact with me so I can support them with any questions or queries they may have moving forward.
'I highly recommend Sue's support and expertise to any schools considering embarking on a brave journey in Year One'
Julie White, Headteacher, Squirrels Heath Infants, Romford
Real Alternatives in Year One
Real Alternatives in Year One is an Action Research Project I have developed and it takes place over one academic year and is designed to develop alongside the needs and interests of the schools and teams taking part.
- Are you thinking of changing Pedagogy in Year One?
- Are you looking at taking forward a developmentally appropriate approach?
- Do you want an approach that will enable the children to make good progress and meet the needs of the National Curriculum?
If so, contact me now as I am looking for the next set of schools to start this exciting project with.