The Power of Play-Based Learning for Quality Education

Event Details

Join Right To Play for a fun and interactive learning event focused on the value of play-based learning for improving quality education. This is a celebration of the results from ‘Play for the Advancement of Quality Education’ (PAQE), funded by Global Affairs Canada and the LEGO Foundation. This two-part event will begin with a demonstration of the power of play in action. Following that, an interactive panel discussion will bring together a diverse range of experts, including government representatives, philanthropic donors, academics and practitioners to discuss how quality education can be improved through the power of play.

Panel participants include:
Sarah Wolman, The LEGO Foundation
Angela Pyle, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education
Priscilla Martey, Primary School Teacher from Ghana
Ernest Andrew Liyatona, Rwanda Education Board
A Youth Representative
Moderated by Michael Montgomery, International Institute for Child Rights & Development

Date: Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Time: 2:00pm – 3:45pm
Location: Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa

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