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Play in schools – new magazine


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The Spring 2019 issue of the Play for Wales magazine is now available. 

The Play in schools issue includes:

  • Time, space and permission to play in schools – including an example school play policy
  • Supporting play in schools – Torfaen and the Vale
  • Loose parts play at Mount Stuart Primary School – written by a teacher using loose parts for child-led learning
  • Play and education rights: making the links
  • Children and young people’s physical activity
  • Research: children’s right to play in schools – an overview by researchers at the University of Manchester
  • Joint statement on children’s play – key messages for schools
  • An interview with the Deputy Minister for Health and Social Services, Julie Morgan AM
  • Teenagers need play and leisure opportunities too – written by Seren Leconte, a member of the Children’s Commissioner for Wales’ Advisory Panel
  • Spotlight on a Youth and Community Co-ordinator
  • Seeking learners for a new playwork qualification
  • Playful communities – lunchtime play at Ysgol Ty Ffynnon.

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