1st International True Play Conference
The founders and designers of the Anji Play Approach have planned and organized the first annual True Play Conference in Anji County, China as a forum for educational thought and policy leaders from around the world to gain a deeper understanding of the theory and practice of True Play and Anji Play and together consider the implications of these movements for global educational reform.
This conference will bring together leaders working at the frontier of global knowledge and research regarding the learning, growth and development of the child and the larger community. As the first International True Play Conference, it will become the basis for an annual event hosted in other countries and regions.
This conference seeks to build a union of True Play leaders and practitioners, a “Global True Play Union,” that is connected in a meaningful exchange of ideas and works together to identify, support, research, and promote models of True Play globally.
Exchange outcomes from contemporary academic research into early childhood learning from the perspective of welcoming and leading a transformation of future early education.
Reflect upon and discuss the conditions and implications of True Play
Exchange and discuss experiences from Chinese and global scaling of the “Anji Play” model and celebrate the work of True Play in diverse communities.
Leaders, officials, experts and educators representing a range of global organizations and institutions.