Froebel 2020: Visions of Social Justice, Equity and Integrity

Gifts for our Future 12: The seed cast abroad

Practitioner day of the International Froebel Society Conference, in partnership with the Edinburgh Froebel Network

We are very sad that the decision has been made to cancel the International Froebel Society Conference this year due to the impact of Covid-19. We hope that the conference will be able to take place in the future.

Saturday 6th June 2020, 9:00 – 15:30

We are delighted to anounce details of our 12th conference which will take place at the John McIntyre Centre, The University of Edinburgh, Pollock Halls.  This is a practitioner day which is part of the International Froebel Society Conference taking place in Edinburgh on the 4th and 5th of June.

Keynote Speaker

Helen May, Professor Emeritus, University of Otago

Curriculum journeys through time and place: Exemplars from Aotearoa, New Zealand


Delegates will be able to attend two of the following seminars

A    Exploring Froebelian Occupations in Australia: Sharing knowledge gifted by Aboriginal Peoples

B    A Froebelian approach to supporting early literacy in a South African context

C    Froebelian Principles and Practice: Teacher Training in Kolkata

D   A Frobelian Kindergarten in Japan: Glory kindergarten, ‘Then and Now’

E    Die Anwendung (application) of the Spielgaben (gifts) and Beschäftigungsmitte (occupations) im Kindergarten

Please download our flyer for further information and the booking form.

Tickets for the 9th Biennial International Froebel Conference, can be booked here.

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