HOW CAN PLAY INSPIRE TO MORE PLAY? TEACHERS PARTICIPATION IN DRAMATIC PLAY

ANNE GREVEĀ has long experience from Early Childhood Education and Care, both as a kindergarten teacher and professor in Early Childhood Education and Care at Oslo Metropolitan University, Norway. Her research interests relate to three main areas: toddlers, play and friendships, and ECEC teachersĀ“ professional history. Anne has written journal articles and book chapters focused on friendships, negotiations of risk in early childhood institutions, history of ECEC and childrenĀ“s dramatic play. She has had many opportunities to speak at conferences and workshops in Norway and Europe. As a member of Union of Education OsloĀ“s board, she is committed to educational policy from ECEC to University level. Anne is now leader of Childlife, an Excellent Academic Environment at the faculty of Education and International Studies (https://uni.oslomet.no/childlife/english/), as well as teaching and supervising students in early childhood education.