Welcome to the Pedagogy Space

The Pedagogy Space is an interactive space to access online professional learning, come together to engage in live discussions and share learning and experience about practice with each other.


The courses can be completed at your own pace, and new topics will be added regularly.

Early Childhood Ireland is committed to supporting and empowering members to provide the highest quality Early Years and School Age Care services for children and their families in centres and childminders’ homes.

We hope the Learning Hub will help build professional knowledge and skills, as well as support members to meet regulatory requirements.

About the Pedagogy Space


All of the courses in the Pedagogy Space can be completed at your own pace, and new topics will be added regularly.

These courses can form part of the CPD for your Quality Action Plan.

NEW: OWLET – Lullabies of the World, Reggio Inspired – Reflect and Connect, the 3Ps for Outdoor Learning – Play, Practice and Policy Programme

OWLET – Lullabies of the World

Enjoy this short e-resource to support your work of teaching and caring for young children who speak many languages.

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The 3 Ps for Outdoor Learning

When we consider the wide variety of outdoor environments that children experience in the early years sector, it is vital to understand how to support and maximise children’s opportunities for risky play and connecting with nature.

Reflect and Connect

A resource that helps you understand and use ideas from our five-part webinar series. Reflect on the Reggio Emilia Approach and Connect using our discussion forums. You can share your thoughts and learn from others. Reflect & Connect today.

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Kids Active

Our Kids Active programme has been developed to support you to provide more opportunities for active play, to help more children become more active, more often. The aim of the programme is to enhance both the quantity and quality of children’s movement and helps to develop the habit and enjoyment of physical activity.