News | Playforce - Part 4

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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.

Inspiring play – we loved #ILC2015

Headlines, Playforce news | June 2015

Last week we went off to the Inspiring Leadership Conference 2015 at the ICC in Birmingham. There was a packed programme of plenary sessions, masterclasses, workshops and seminars and with speakers including Alain de Botton, Baroness Susan Greenfield and luminaries from the world of education, business and research, there was something to inspire everyone. You […]... Read more.