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Episode 5 | What does it mean to be a resilient teacher? with Dr Steph Ainsworth 

Alistair Bryce-Clegg is joined by Steph Ainsworth, an education researcher and teacher educator. In this episode, they delve into the topic of what it means to be a resilient teacher.   Practical tips for practitioners The conversation underscores the idea that it’s normal for people to have ups and downs, it’s all about giving them the…

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Episode 3: SEN Underfunding in Early Years with Neil Leitch

In this episode of the TTS Talking Early Years podcast, Alistair Bryce-Clegg continues the conversation around funding in the Early Years with Neil Leitch, CEO of the Early Years Alliance.  Practical tips for practitioners Neil and Alistair delve into the topic of SEN specifically, emphasising the concerning situation of SEN children being rejected by schools…

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Episode 2: An Underpaid & Undervalued Workforce with Neil Leitch

Alistair Bryce-Clegg is joined once again by Neil Leitch, CEO of the Early Years Alliance. In this episode, Alistair and Neil cover some of the perceptions around working in Early Years, and how we can improve this.   Practical tips for practitioners Alistair & Neil emphasise the challenges of getting the right training and understanding around…

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Meet Podcast Guest: Dr Steph Ainsworth

Dr Steph Ainsworth is an education researcher and teacher educator in Manchester Met’s School of Teacher Education and Professional Development. She has several years’ experience as a primary school teacher and has a passionate interest in teacher wellbeing. Steph is currently leading a three-year project, as part of the ESRC Education Research Programme, ‘Decentring the…

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Alistair Bryce-Clegg: Meet the host of the TTS Talking Podcast

Alistair Bryce-Clegg: Meet the host of the TTS Talking Early Years Podcast

Meet the host of the award-winning TTS Talking Early Years Podcast; unlocking the potential for learning in the Early Years! The upcoming series 5, hosted by Alistair Bryce-Clegg, aims to highlight ways to support best practice in the Early Years. Each week, Alistair will be joined by guest experts and early years practitioners to explore…

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