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Motivating boys to become successful learners

18 March @ 09:00 - 15:30

Hatcham Oak Early Childhood Centre, Wallbutton Road, Brockley, London, SE4 2NX

Boys and their development – Motivating boys to become successful learners

Target Audience: All practitioners working with young children in the EYFS.


During this course the following themes will be explored:

  • Differences between boys and girls.
  • Disciples and boundaries – Why do we treat boys differently?
  • Why do boys do what they do? and what motivates them?
  • What skills and abilities do boys need for school? 



Tea and coffee: will be provided however due to COVID19, we would recommend everyone bring their own tea/coffee in a safe thermos.

Lunch: is not provided. We would recommend you bring your lunch with you as the nearest shops are a 10/15 minute walk away.


Dimitrios Kontozosis – Head of School, Clyde Early Childhood Centre 

Terms and Conditions of Purchase

By purchasing this ticket online I agree to the following terms and conditions:

COVID19: In purchasing this ticket you acknowledge the precautions we have taken in line with Government guidance to reduce the risk of spreading COVID19 and agreed to only attend training if you believe it is safe to do so. View these measures in the next tab.


Payment: Payments are made in advance of the event taking place. If you attend the event without having paid for a place, you may be turned away from the event.

It may be possible to make an online payment on arrival at the event to gain entry where places are available, but this facility cannot be guaranteed.


Timekeeping: Prompt time keeping is essential in ensuring a professional learning environment. Late-comers may be refused admission to the course/training event where entry may be detrimental to the learning of others.


Cancellation: If you are no longer able to attend the course, please notify us by email STEEPcontact@gmail.com, giving us at least 7 days notice. If you fail to do this your full course fee will be retained. In the event the organiser has to cancel or reschedule the event, your booking will be transferred to the next available date or a full refund provided.


Refund policy: Refunds will only be given if the attendee gives 7 days notice of non-attendance. After this time no refunds will be given.

Important notice

Please DO NOT attending training if you have any of the following symptoms as you will not be admitted to the training room:

  • Fever
  • Continuous cough
  • A loss of smell or taste
    If you believe you may have been in contact with someone in the last 7 days who has COVID19 symptoms, please DO NOT attending training .

Please DO NOT attend training if you are in the governments ‘high risk’ category. Find out about these categories here https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/people-at-higher-risk/whos-at-higher-risk-from-coronavirus/

STEEP will take the following measures to assist with social distancing measures during the training:

  • The training room will be cleaned and sanitised pre and post the training event
  • All chairs will be placed 2 meters apart
  • Delegates will be provided with clipboards instead of tables to reduce common ‘touch points’
  • Windows will be left open to enable air circulation through the training room
  • Hand sanitiser as well as soap and water will be available throughout the day
  • Masks will be on sale to delegates if they would like to wear them (this will not be mandatory)

We ask all delegates to social distance during their training and we reserve the right to ask anyone who does not comply to leave.

What people are saying about the course

“Very informative and changed my views regarding learning”

Private nursery participant, March 2020


“A great opportunity to reflect on my own values/attitudes and reflect on how this has impacted my practice”

Primary school participant, March 2020


Dimitrios was very relatable and gave hands on experiences, everything was backed up with research. He was very knowledgeable and passionate.”

Private nursery participant, March 2020


“I felt it was a great session and made me reflect on how I think about boys learning, what I value in what boys and girls create”

Primary school participant, March 2020


South Thames Early Education Partnership and Teaching School Alliance. (STEEP)


Hatcham Oak Early Childhood Centre
Wallbutton Road, Brockley
London, SE4 2NX United Kingdom
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