09 April, 2021

Early Years and Montessori Virtual Open Evening April 2021

Attending our upcoming Early Years and Montessori virtual open evening can be extremely beneficial t...
01 April, 2021

'If You've Met One Person With Autism, You've Met One Person With Autism'

Well, here it is again, my favourite time of year, a time to celebrate the most amazing individuals ...
01 April, 2021

Autism Awareness: 'Success in Adulthood Begins With an Independent Child'

My first memory of autism was many years ago while assessing young children in primary education. I ...
01 April, 2021

World Autism Awareness Day: 'How Will the World Treat My Child?'

There are many elements of Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASDs) that require our immediate, on-going a...
25 March, 2021

Student Journey: From SNA to Play Therapist and How the Two Can Work Together

An introduction to Therapeutic Play Skills is beneficial for early years practitioners, special need...
24 March, 2021

What is a ‘Higher Cap’ in Early Years and How Does it Relate to a Level 7 Degree?

A higher capitation fee, known as 'higher cap' is payable to pre-school service providers where all ...
18 March, 2021

What to expect on our Therapeutic Play Skills course?

Heard about Play Therapy recently and interested to know more? Portobello Institute has an upcoming ...
16 March, 2021

Gaining confidence as a Montessori owner on a journey through Portobello

Sinead Finnerty is a Montessori setting owner in Dublin whose journey with Portobello started 15 yea...
05 March, 2021

Greta Thunberg, Amanda Gorman, All Women and Girls - This Is Your Day #IWD2021

International Women’s Day 2021 Blog submission written by Portobello Institute Early Years Education...
04 March, 2021

Early Bird Discount on Early Years Degree

Do you have a Level 6 Early Years qualification? Wondering about progressing on to your Level 7?  Th...