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Weird Science

Education news, Headlines, Playforce news | June 2014

Education Minister Elizabeth Truss and Chancellor George Osborne have launched a new campaign to overcome the prejudices preventing students, particularly girls, studying maths and physics in higher education. The “Your Life” campaign intends to dismiss the stereotypes of these subjects as “male”, “boring” and “irrelevant” – words raised by teenagers in focus groups organised by […]... Read more.

Win £500 to spend in Playforce Shop with Twinkl and Playforce

Education news, Headlines, Playforce news | June 2014

Ever imagined your perfect outdoor provision or garden area for the children in your setting? Pictured them splashing happily in a wonderful water play area, building sand castles, growing seedlings and inspiring young gardeners? Keen on den building, outdoor classrooms, outdoor literacy games, water channelling and much more? Then this challenge is for you! We’ve […]... Read more.

Write On!

Headlines, Playforce news | May 2014

A new survey has found that encouraging children to write about “memorable experiences” like an outing to a zoo, farm or seaside can improve their standards of reading and writing by an average of nine months. Each year over 80 000 11-year-olds leave primary school without reaching the standard needed to ensure they can easily […]... Read more.

New Catalogue offer

Playforce news | May 2014

Save 10% on our award-winning, Playforce Shop resources from our new catalogue when you place your order online. Simply enter special code NEWCATALOGUE when placing an order on our website to save on your summer essentials. Click here to start shopping! Offer is valid for all shop orders placed online between 1st June and 31st […]... Read more.