The importance of play for children in schools

07 Nov 2019 - Updated 10 Jun 2020

The importance of play for children in schools

Pasi Sahlberg is professor of education policy and deputy director of the Gonski Institute at UNSW. The Finnish educator and author has advised on education reforms around the world. His latest research projects focus on the importance of unstructured play for children, as well as the effects of digital devices in and outside of Australia's schools.