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Reconnect to the passion and to the value of the professional educator's role. Understand the relevance of Belonging, Being and Becoming and the EYLF principles: Secure, respectful and reciprocal relationships, Partnerships, High expectations and equity; and, Respect for diversity. Explore the EYLF practices: Holistic Approaches, Cultural Competence and Responsiveness to Children.
First Door offers the following workshops relating to inspired and professional practice. These are:

Using the Early Years Learning Framework to guide practice

Topics include:

  • Reconnecting to the value of the educator's role in achieving the EYLF overall goals for children's 'Belonging, Being and Becoming', and the long term goals for children being the five Learning Outcomes
  • Connecting the Principles of the Early Years Learning Framework to the team's values and beliefs
  • Exploring how the EYLF Practices guide the team's ability to promote children's learning in the five outcomes
  • Collaborate with other educators to establish ways to work together to implement the Principles and Practices of the EYLF.


Cultural competence and respecting our First Peoples

Topics include:

  • Practical activity: Reflecting an awareness of your own and other cultural ways of knowing, seeing and living
  • The relevance of culture and family to each child's sense of belonging and being
  • The benefits of diversity and honouring cultural differences
  • Acknowledging and respecting the impact of events and issues in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander history
  • Demonstrating respect for our First Peoples' ways of knowing and being in everyday curriculum
  • Using resources and experiences to respect cultural differences


Team professional learning workshop fee

  • For bookings with up to 15 participants each workshop is $550, including GST
  • Each additional person booked to attend is charged at $30 per person
  • An individual quote is required for any team workshop bookings with 28 or more people
  • We travel within a 1 hour radius of North Lakes at no additional charge. Travel costs are able to be discussed and arranged to enable First Door to come to your team.

Enquire now or phone 3204 4336