Dr Anastasia Pappa has extensive experience of designing and delivering educational workshops for children. She has been working with schools as well as Cubs, Rainbows and Brownies clubs for 10 years.

She is passionate about the role of play in early development and a firm believer of parental involvement in education. She has been supporting parents in promoting effective parental engagement at home for many years.

She has also been conducting research in investigating how game elements can support learning (Univerity of Birmingham, Univeristy of Coventry, Ionio University).

With a PhD and research experience in astrophysics she has a unique insight into the exciting world of science and use this to build learning experiences that encourage creativity and critical thinking.