ICT0218 - Differentiated Learning in Early Childhood

  • Differentiated Learning is an important indicator of early childhood programme quality. It requires planning, commitment, and competencies to understand individual differences and design activities to promote growth across developmental domains for ALL children. Differentiated learning also needs to complement the early childhood curriculum approaches, recommended practices, as well as accommodate the unique features of Singapore early childhood landscape.

    Participants will learn ways to differentiate content, process, product, and learning environment suitable for early childhood settings. Real classroom examples, scenarios, and case studies will also be shared in this course. By the end of the course, participants will acquire knowledge and skills to implement Differentiated Learning to promote learning outcomes for children with diverse learning needs.

    1. Participants will acquire knowledge regarding the theoretical approaches and practical strategies on Differentiated Learning.
    2. Participants will discuss real classroom examples, scenarios, and case studies in Singapore early childhood contexts.
    3. Participants will learn ways to develop differentiated activities for young children with diverse learning needs.
    1. Differentiated Learning: Theory and practice
    2. Different ways of differentiation and designing differentiated learning activities
    3. Discussion on real classroom examples, scenarios, and case studies.
  • Preschool and Lower Primary teachers
  • Nil

  • Date : 3 October 2018
    Time : 9.00am - 5.00pm
    Venue : National Institute of Education

    Note: NIE reserves the right to change or cancel the course due to unforeseen circumstances.

    • MOE Participants - $75.90 (incl. 7% GST & $1 Copyright Fee).
    • Non MOE Participants - $412.95 (incl. 7% GST & $1 Copyright Fee)
  • 5 September 2018 Extended till 20 September 2018

    Applicants will be notified of the results of their applications via e-mail.

  • E-Register here.

    *All information will be kept confidential and used for internal administration only.

  • Please read the instructions below carefully before completing the application form.

    Upon confirmation, payment is required for all courses. Payment should only be made after the course placement letter has been sent to participants to confirm the application. Cancellations/withdrawals are not allowed. However, a replacement may be sent to attend the same course.

    Payment through GIRO/IFAAS

    NIE will proceed to invoice the respective schools, and they can make payment through GIRO or IFAAS. The amount payable should be credited into the NIE bank account number 518-041272-001.

    Payment by Cheque

    Please submit the cheque together with the application form. Cheque should be made payable to “National Institute of Education” and participant(s)’ name and course(s) clearly indicated on the reverse of the cheque.

    Please mail to: Office of Graduate Studies
    and Professional Learning
    National Institute of Education
    1 Nanyang Walk, S(637616 )
    Attn: Ms Nadia Kamal


    NIE will acknowledge receipt of the application form through email within one week. The course placement letter will be emailed to applicants who have been successfully placed in a course and upon course confirmation.


    Please note that NIE reserves the right to replace an instructor for a course if the lecturer is unable to teach the course due to unforeseen circumstances. No refund of the course fee will be made to participants.