Playwork Campference 2019 – “That’s playwork” – Guest Writer

Playwork Campference 2019 – “That’s playwork” – Guest Writer

Simon Rix has been in playwork since he was seventeen, taking roles at all levels in adventure playgrounds and advocacy for children’s right to play. We knew it was essential that his passion, experience and political context be represented in this young and...
Playwork Campference 2019 – “…we practice ways out and in of play.” – Guest Writer

Playwork Campference 2019 – “…we practice ways out and in of play.” – Guest Writer

We have invited our one of the first recipients of the Playworker Travelling Fund, Ana Rita to write about the journey that she took with Pop-Up Adventure Play to the Playwork Campference 2019. We haven’t quite written about it yet (our reflection time is taking...

Reflections from the PDC: “Kids play wherever they are with whatever they have” – Guest writer

By Erica QuigleyErica is one of our Playworker Development Course students and has been working steadily through the 12 modules. She has been reflecting recently on her practice, and, with her permission, we’ve decided to share some of her thoughts on our blog....

Pop-Up Adventure Playground in Salford, UK – Guest Writer

By David StonehouseDavid is one of Pop-Up Adventure Play’s wonderful Playworker Development Course tutors. First as Pop-Ups Zan’s PhD friend and now as a colleague, David has been working hard to take playwork into hospitals using his specialism as a...