Lauren graduated from Northumbria University in 2014 with a BA (Hons) degree in Early Primary Education. While teaching in the UK, Lauren’s Early Years provision was graded ‘Outstanding’ as were her learning and behavior strategies within the classroom and whole school environment. Since moving to Dubai two years ago, Lauren has led our team of teachers and teaching assistants to create high quality learning experiences for all children. Lauren is passionate about the play-based approach to learning and she believes child-led learning hosts many benefits to effective development. Lauren is also an advocate for emotional wellbeing and supporting children to effectively communicate feelings in a calm and relaxed environment.