News | Playforce - Part 3

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A review of play impact – collecting data that inspires schools to do better

Education news, Headlines, Playforce news | June 2015

Making the decision to update or improve your playground is relatively easy but raising the finance for this kind of project can be challenging. Whether you’re making a capital expenditure purchase from your school budget, raising funds via your hard-working PTA or applying for a grant, enhancing your outdoor space can involve a significant investment. […]... Read more.

Using play for problem solving and risk awareness

Headlines, Playforce news | June 2015

One of the main reasons that schools approach us for advice on how to improve their playground or outdoor facilities is that children are bored because they don’t have enough to do at break times. The impact of boredom can very quickly impact on classroom behaviour. In fact 43.3% of Playforce customers surveyed recently say […]... Read more.

Using play to grow leadership and team skills

Headlines, Playforce news | June 2015

We don’t need to tell you that children learn all kinds of skills through play. You must see evidence of that all day every day. Every range of resources we develop for outdoor learning and play is fun and engaging but most importantly is curriculum-linked, which means it hosts a wide range of developmental areas. […]... Read more.