14 May, 2021

Working Beyond the Early Years Setting – Where Can Level 8 Take You?

Many students at Portobello Institute study their Level 8 BA Hons degree in Early Childhood Educatio...
14 May, 2021

Will Brexit Affect My Early Years Qualification and Recognition?

Brexit is affecting and will affect a lot of things, but your early year's qualification from Portob...
14 May, 2021

BLOG: Examining the Race to Professionalisation in the Early Years Sector

Professionalisation of the Early Years Sector as a Critical Issue – An Early Years Professional Cris...
12 May, 2021

Six Reasons Studying a Childcare Course Online is Right For You

Are you thinking about delving into childcare studies but you’re not sure if online learning is for ...
23 April, 2021

What is Circle Time and How Does it Encourage Social Development?

Circle Time is a popular activity in preschool, Montessori and Primary School settings to develop po...
22 April, 2021

Where to Begin With an SNA Qualification?

Many students who study SNA courses are doing so to change career or because they are parents or gua...
22 April, 2021

SNA is Key to Early Intervention and 'Could Benefit a Child's Whole Life'

A Special Needs Assisting (SNA) qualification can give early years practitioners the skills and know...
20 April, 2021

BLOG: What Does An Aistear Run Emergent Play Service Look Like?

Have you ever wondered how an an Aistear run emergent play service might work in early years educati...
15 April, 2021

Safe Montessori Workshop During Covid-19 Lockdown 'Increased My Confidence'

Practical Supervised Montessori Workshops During Covid-19  Montessori is a practical method which fo...
15 April, 2021

Discovering ECCE and Montessori was a 'Eureka Moment'

After 25 years of working in investment markets, a change to early years education was the perfect ‘...