Sector-Endorsed Foundation Degrees in Early Years Professional Association
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SEFDEY is a professional association intended to provide a ‘voice’ for early years and to endorse the quality of Foundation Degrees offered within the sector.

SEFDEY Aims, Membership and Strucutre


Upon graduating with a Sector Endorsed Foundation Degree a learner should be able to demonstrate appropriate knowledge and understanding and have demonstrated in the workplace that they can a comprehensive range of critical processes.

2021 Online National Conference

Being Unique in the Early Years

Our 2021 conference was a great success.  We were delighted that so many of our SEFDEY students attended and honoured to welcome our three expert speakers, Sandra El Gemayel, Penny Borkett and Aaron Bradbury. You will soon be able to access their talks by clicking on the link below.  You will also find the presentations by student prize winners and and early years researchers.


Some recent publications by SEFDEY members

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