Marianne Sargent is a foundation stage teacher turned educational writer. Over the past eight years she has written 14 books for prominent educational publishers including Featherstone Education, Bloomsbury Education and Practical Pre-School Books.
Marianne is specifically interested in developing critical thinking skills and fostering creativity in young children. As a nursery and reception teacher in maintained schools in Jersey and England she delighted in setting up provocations that appealed to children’s imaginations, creating a buzz of excitement and enthusiasm in the classroom.
After being awarded a distinction for an MA in Early Years, Marianne went on to deliver teacher training before becoming a writer. She has contributed to Nursery World magazine, Early Years Educator and Practical Pre-School magazines. Find books, articles and resources on her website www.earlyyearsclassroom.com.