Brave Boys

Harness the energy of boys – strategies to raise boys’ attainment levels.

Course details

Duration: Full day 
Who should attend: This course is suitable for nursery managers and practitioners working with boys to improve their behaviour and achievement in everyday life
Level: Introductory

What will I learn?

Girls continue to outperform boys at all levels of education. This NDNA childcare course will give nursery practitioners the knowledge to raise attainment levels for boys, helping them to become confident, capable and creative.

Key topics:
  • Why we need to support boys
  • Reduce the achievement gap
  • Nature/nurture, sex vs gender, culture and chance
  • Boys’ and girls’ brain development
  • Motivating boys by using their interests
  • Over 20 strategies to help boys engage in learning.


Prices are based on up to 16 delegates. A small extra charge applies for extra delegates.

You will receive a handbook along with a certificate of attendance to demonstrate your ongoing professional development. 

  Week day  Saturday 
  Half day  Full day Half day Full day
NDNA Member   £505  £699  £569  £765
Non-member  £631  £806  £712  £885

Find out more:

For more information contact NDNA Cymru on 01824 707823 or email