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The case for play in schools

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Date: 19-10-2021 Location: Online
Organiser: OPAL Outdoor Play and Learning

3:45pm – 5:45pm

OPAL’s new literature review, The case for play in schools, will be launched at this event. It will also explore the OPAL Primary Programme, which helps schools to improve children’s opportunities to play.

The event will feature speakers, such as:

  • Professor Helen Dodd, University of Exeter
  • Mike Barclay and Ben Tawil, Ludicology
  • Wendy Russell, Kate Smith and Ana Ardelean, the authors of The case for play in schools.


The event is for head teachers, school leaders, policy makers and educationalists in the UK.

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