Gillian Powell is a Business Owner and Lecturer. Teaching the Early Years Degree Programme in Cork College of Commerce night college in conjunction with Dundalk Institute of Technology. Gillian holds a Masters in Education and her specialism is Outdoor Learning in the Early Years. With over 32 years’ experience running her own company Gillian has worked on various projects and was instrumental in advocating for better conditions for early years professionals as part of the Together for Early Years march in 2020. Gillian is about to publish a series of booklets entitled Thrive – Outdoor Nature Activities for Children and Families – Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter.

Apply Now-Aistear and the Child Directed Curriculum for 11th March

Thank you Gillian for the webinar and PowerPoint, it was really interesting.  I thoroughly enjoyed it and would have been v happy to have listened to you for a longer period.  You did a great job and deserve a huge clap on the back.   I hope to hear another one of your webinars in the not so distant future.

Very interesting.
Really helpful.
Could have listened all night.
Very informative and well done with lots of practical ideas.
Really interesting examples of early years from around the world.
Very informative.
Lovely examples of practice.

Karen + Others
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