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How To Bring Experiential Learning Online

Bringing Experiential Learning Online is Easier than you Think   We’ve lived with the global pandemic and remote work for more than a year now….

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How To Bring Experiential Learning Online

Bringing Experiential Learning Online is Easier than you Think   We’ve lived with the global pandemic and remote work for more than a year now….

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Creating Psychological Safety: Free Webinar

In 2012, Google did extensive research to identify and evaluate the key factors that make great teams successful. Based on the findings of Project Aristotle,…

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Understand How You Learn & Teach These Insights To Others

When you consider that learning is the major process by which you navigate life, learning how to do this well becomes an essential condition to…

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New Health & Wellness Programming Attributes

As much as this update has been on the cards for a while, I am also pleased to say that we have received overwhelming support…

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Become a Better Storyteller

Do you want to become a better storyteller? Stories are the way we change minds and win hearts, and telling stories with more skill and…

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Low Challenge Course Safety Manual at Your Fingertips

Our online activity database expanded to include low and portable Challenge Course activities in 2020 and this week we uploaded our 20th activity description. Consider it…

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Looking for a fun & creative way for your group to portray & describe emotions? EMOJI Cards are the ideal tool to help participants engage in conversations…

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2020 in Numbers

Well, what a year, hey? 2020 was just a regular, common, garden-variety kind of year, said, no-one 🙂 While I am pleased to say that…

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Vale Karl Rohnke – Adventure Programming Guru, Mentor & Friend

Dear members & friends. It is with a very heavy heart that I inform you that my long-time mentor, friend and colleague Karl Rohnke died…

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New – Discovering Positive Education Online

Attention all teachers & professional educators: I highly recommend checking out this new online professional development course from my friends at the Institute of Positive…

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Jamboard – Awesome Software for Virtual Team-Building Activities

Take a look at this awesome program from Google’s suite of free apps called Jamboard. In the short video below, I’ll show you how it…

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Webinar – Live Demo of Interactive Exercises for Online Settings

Join playmeo’s next FREE webinar to experience a series of interactive exercises that are ideal for building engagement, connections and team skills, ideal for all…

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Festive Greetings

As we near the end of another year, we want to wish all of our subscribers and users a wonderful & festive time this holiday…

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The World Needs More People Like You

Thanks for choosing to turn up and do the work that you do. The world needs more people like you. People who are motivated to do…

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Legislating A Child’s Right to Play

Every child has the right to play. Did you know that this is enshrined under article 31 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights…

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No Props No Problem – New Book Out Now

“It’s fun to have fun, but you have to know how.” – Dr Suess   If you’re passionate about using group games to make a…

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Top Five Most-Read Posts

If you’ve missed a few posts, or are new to playmeo’s blog, here’s a quick recap of our most popular articles for the past 12 months….

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playmeo Discount Coupon

If you’ve been thinking of becoming a member of playmeo’s online activity database, then NOW is the time. Use this coupon code – PLAY2018 –…

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Sense of Belonging at School

A student’s sense of belonging at school is often a major factor which influences their wellbeing. The Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) is a worldwide…

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New Functionality

You may have noticed a new look here at playmeo. It’s more than just a new appearance to playmeo’s online resources. We have added a…

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playmeo App is Out Now

Drumroll please….  the playmeo app is here. Available for both iOS and Android devices. Right now. And free. The app curates all of playmeo’s free…

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Research Supports Value of Brain Breaks

One of the most common issues I hear teachers talk about is how to engage their students. We all get distracted, but young people are…

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Positive Education Conference 2018, Australia

Positive Education – or PosEd as it is sometimes known – is a comprehensive approach to education that blends academic learning with character and student…

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Happy Holidays 2017

playmeo extends a big thank you and best wishes to all of its wonderful subscribers & users this holiday season. We hope you enjoy a…