Where did your Calendar Resource go?

Remember our Calendar and Activity Resource that we used to release on a monthly basis? We have decided to bring it back - however, we will now be publishing it on our sister company's website Foundation Focus - don't worry it's still free to download! We want this resource to be the best it can be so that when it comes to planning your monthly activities it is as easy and stress-free as possible. We are planning to publish the whole … [Read more...]

Mental Health Awareness Month (May activities)

This month is known as Mental Health Awareness Month and the theme for this year is Relationships. Here in the office we have organised a social gathering where we can just relax and talk to each other - a morning to build relationships. In Summer we plan to follow up on this with a Fundraising Stall. So how could you implement this into your setting? The simple answer is to talk to parents. It’s all about relationships, that means with yourself … [Read more...]

Autism Awareness and April Crafts

As you may be aware, April is known as Autism Awareness Month. Not many children are diagnosed with Autism until they reach school age, however that doesn't mean it can't be noticed beforehand. We have set a date for another Autism Course with AutisticGenius for the end of this month and as it's Autism Awareness Month we've even given you half price off the price of each ticket! More information can be found here. We've also found this website … [Read more...]

Christmas Festivities and Activities!

The frosty mornings and low temperatures can only mean one thing – it’s Winter; and with that brings days full of festivity (and stress!) with the lead up to Christmas. As Christmas can be an expensive time of year – why not try creating some of your presents rather than buying them? Melted Snowmen Oreo Balls look delicious – however, you may think twice about eating them once you see their faces! Though – if it was myself making these Snowmen … [Read more...]

MP Officially Opens MBK Training Centre

MP for Stratford-Upon-Avon Nadhim Zahawi officially opened MBK's Early Years training centre on Friday 13th June. The facility at Millennium House on Studley High Street was opened by Mr Zahawi at an event attended by Warwickshire County Councillor Clive Rickhards, Parish Councillor and former Bright Kids employee Sandra Crofts, District Councillor Eric Holder and local businesses that have supported MBK’s start-up including LGD Solutions and … [Read more...]

Official MBK Training Launch Event

We are looking forward to welcoming local MP, Nadhim Zahawi, to our Official Opening Ceremony in mid June where he will be kindly be 'cutting the ribbon' to mark the occasion. Also in attendance will be Warwickshire County Councillor Clive Rickhards, Parish Councillor and former Bright Kids employee Sandra Crofts, District Councillor Eric Holder. This lunchtime launch event will be held at Millennium House in central Studley, our newly … [Read more...]

New Website Launches For MBK Training

We are delighted to launch our new website for MBK Training Ltd, an early years training provider offering curriculum and Continuous Professional Development (CPD) training courses for early years providers across the Midlands. The courses are delivered face-to-face in small groups. The interactive sessions ensure candidates are kept up to speed with all the latest legislation and good practice, while also adding to their CV and furthering their … [Read more...]