Social and Emotional Literacy:

Enhancing children’s social competency using storytelling and persona dolls

The sessions will cover:

  • The development of emotional and social literacy: the theory and the practice

  • Understanding and supporting the development of children’s identity

  • Developing a storytelling practice to have courageous conversations about behaviour, exclusion, difference and diversity issues

  • Developing the practice of using Persona Dolls to explore issues of exclusion, difference and diversity to support social competency in interactions. 

Comments from previous participants:

  • Thank you Bronwen for assisting my ability to make invisible visible and support our tamariki on a deeper level.
  • In-depth learning for me today. Social and emotional learning. Personal experiences reflections. Storytelling, strong nurturing practice and in-depth reflections.
  • Very informative and pertinent to what is happening in our centre

Saturday 2nd November

9.00am – 4.00pm

REAP House

340 Queen St


Register Here

This workshop is for any ECE or new entrant educators and teachers.  The cost of the workshop is being met by the Wairarapa Early Childhood Network (WECN) with support from Masterton Trust Lands Trust and REAP Wairarapa.