EROSION OF PLAY
A world without play: Literature reviewThis review is part of a wider enquiry conducted by Play England and the British Toy and Hobby Association (BTHA) for the Make Time to Play campaign.
Creating Playful CommunitiesCreating Playful Communities – lessons learned from the Engaging Communities in Play programme sets out to demonstrate the benefits of community involvement in the management and maintenance of local play spaces. Equally importantly, it shows the role of communities in bringing their play spaces to life, and how, through their contribution, they can become hubs[…]
A world without play: An expert viewThis report is part of a wider enquiry conducted by Play England and the British Toy & Hobby Association (BTHA) for the Make Time to Play campaign, on the impact of play deprivation on children, families and communities entitled ‘A World Without Play’.
Play Shaper Evaluation ReportThis report is an independent evaluation of the Play Shaper programme, demonstrating some of the successes of the programme to date and providing useful direction for the future of the programme.
A journey, not a destination: Evaluating the impact of Quality in PlayThis report presents findings from an evaluation of Quality in Play; a national quality assurance programme for staffed play providers.
Play England – An economic evaluation of play provisionThe objective of this research was to generate economic evidence of the benefits of staffed play provision.
People Make Play People Make Play: The impact of staffed play provision on children, families and communities.
Tools for evaluating play provision: The local play indicatorsPlay England local play indicators have been developed to support both top tier and second tier local authorities in assessing and managing their own performance in providing play opportunities to local children.
Play and Exercise in Early Years: Physically active play in early childhood provisionThis briefing summarises findings from the Play and Exercise in Early Years research project.
Play for a change – briefing A briefing that illustrates substantial and wide-ranging evidence of the importance of play in the lives of children.