Entries by Ross Walton

Play and Learning into Practice – Reminder

Play and Learning into Practice (PLiP) is a FREE introductory course running in FORT WILLIAM, in April/May 2016, for both inexperienced and experienced practitioners looking to further or refresh their skills and knowledge in the value of play and learning. The course is delivered over 6 days and provides wide range of practical learning experiences, knowledge […]

An important reminder for CALA Members!!!

An important reminder for CALA Members!! We wanted to take this opportunity to remind you about your CALA membership which is due by renewal by Thursday 31 March.   We know how busy everyone is but we’d hate you to miss out! We have lots of great information on our memberzone which should make life easier […]

Technologies for Early Level in Stirling

On Saturday 12th March, CALA Childcare Solutions (CCS) delivered a half day’s training on Technologies for Early Level in Stirling. Practitioners from a variety of Early Learning and Childcare settings actively engaged in exploring different ways to inspire and support young children to develop the skills, knowledge and competencies in this key area of the […]

Play and Learning into Practice

Play and Learning into Practice (PLiP) is a FREE introductory course running in FORT WILLIAM, in April/May 2016, for both inexperienced and experienced practitioners looking to further or refresh their skills and knowledge in the value of play and learning. The course is delivered over 6 days and provides wide range of practical learning experiences, knowledge […]

Connecting Carers Newsletter

Hello everyone! Connecting Carers – the newsletter for adults and children caring for others in Highland. The newsletter draws our attention to ‘Connecting Young Carers’,  a highland wide project to help identify and support young carers from aged 5 to 24 years.  Connecting Young Carers seeks to support and help put the needs of young carers […]

My World Outdoors – Early Years Good Practice

There is significant and growing interest in how children and young people access the outdoors to play, learn, develop and have fun. The Care Inspectorate have produced this comprehensive guide for people who provide services, people who commission them, and parents of children who attend them. Inspections help to identify effective ways of using outdoor […]

Word’s Up Stage 1

There are spaces available for Early Learning and Childcare practitioners on the following training to support the development of children’s communication and language skills: Word’s Up stage 1 Wednesday 16 March 9 – 11 a.m. at the James Cameron Centre, Inverness Wed 20 April Busy Bees Nursery, Inverness –  6.30 – 8.00 p.m. Thu 28 April Les […]