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Lawson Foundation - call for papers


Outdoor Play and Early Learning Policy Research Invitational Symposium

24 – 26 October – Toronto, Canada.

The Lawson Foundation is hosting a two-day symposium on supporting outdoor play and early learning policy in Canada. The Lawson Foundation is a not-for-profit organisation advocating for investment in early child development.

The Lawson Foundation is inviting abstracts of research that ‘addresses barriers and opportunities to increase children’s outdoor play-based learning in regulated early childhood education and care’. The Foundation welcomes international submissions in English that expand on existing studies relating to early learning and outdoor play policy.

The abstracts can be up to 500 words (one page) of a completed or ongoing study and can be submitted by email.

Deadline for submitting abstracts: 26 January 2018

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