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October 4, 2019

The PAPPUS project will disperse seeds of change in the lives of young people, using the natural world, botany and horticulture, in a playful context.

February 13, 2019

Could footwear transform outdoor play in our early years settings? Lessons from Japanese kindergartens.

November 23, 2018

EDIT: this blog is being updated daily whilst we are in Japan.  Scroll to the bottom for the latest post.

PLL Jules and Mary (who is currently a v...

November 6, 2018

Julie Mountain and Mary Jackson are heading to Tokyo this month, to attend the International School Grounds Alliance 2018 conference, and carry out re...