An Introduction to the Circle of Security® for early educators is an evidence-based program which can support you to strengthen your relationship with children. This introductory workshop series led by Michelle Cuthbertson (a licensed Circle of Security® facilitator) provides an overview of key concepts in order to inspire educators to reflect on their daily practices and interactions, using the lens of secure attachment. You will walk away with strategies to support meaningful connections, strengthen relationships, and reconsider responses to children’s emotions and behaviour.
Completing An Introduction to the Circle of Security® for Early Educators contributes 2.5 hours of PD addressing Standard 1 from the Australian professional Standards for Teachers - Professional Knowledge Standard 1: Know students and how they learn it; 1.1 Physical social and intellectual development and characteristics of students.
National Quality Standard Areas
Area 1 – Educational Program Practice
Area 4 – Staffing arrangements
Area 5 – Relationships with children