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CEO and Founder
Alice is the CEO & co-founder of now>press>play, an award winning social enterprise which creates immersive audio resources for primary school children. now>press>play brings the curriculum to life through sound, story and movement for 20,000 children across the UK every week.
Before founding now>press>play, Alice worked as a theatre director and assistant director at the Old Vic, National Theatre, and Royal Court.
Innovation in Education
Children’s media organisations from multinational giants to VC-backed start-ups have sprung up around the world to tackle the problem of how to make school subjects and learning interesting – even entertaining. How are they using technology to engage classrooms? How are live events and play used to compliment book and rote learning? How can the wider media and entertainment sector leverage companies working in the education sector to reach students and teachers in schools? ‘Innovation in Education’ brings together a panel of professionals to discuss how they approach a balance between education and entertainment in 2016, how they plan to…