We are delighted to share our new podcast – The Play Pod.

Listen now on PodBean at http://playboardni.podbean.com or find us on Apple Podcasts and Google Podcasts.

  • Episode 3 – PlayBoard’s Shauneen McCusker talks with two local teachers who recently led their primary schools in achieving the Taking Outdoor Play Seriously (TOPS) Award. Jenna Lowry, Kilcooley PS and Suzanne Adamson, Ballymena PS, give a fantastic insight into transforming the play in their schools into something magical for the children, and the benefits they’ve seen in the classroom.
  • Episode 2 – PlayBoard’s Peter McCartney talks with Barbara McIlwrath, Lecturer, Assessor & L5 CCLD & Playwork Coordinator at Belfast Met. Topics covered include the components of play, the role of the playworker, the importance of children being bored, and much more!
  • Episode 1 – Welcome to PlayBoard NI’s new podcast.

If there are any topics you would like us to discuss in future episodes please email info@playboard.org