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Dr Huan Chen

Dr Huan Chen has been involved in early years education for over 10 years. Her doctorate research investigated the history of government intervention in the childcare and education market in England.

She is dedicated to promoting play and nature-based pedagogy in China actively through academic research and social media. She translated two inspiring books: Nature and Young Children: Encouraging Creative Play and Learning in Natural Environment by Ruth Wilson, and Can I Go and Play Now by Greg Bottrill. Her WeChat blog has over 23k followers, with 85k readership for the most popular post.


Dr Huan Chen

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May (MEIXI YAN) is currently working with us as a part-time assistant.


She is a postgraduate student who majored in Early Years Education and has volunteer working experience in a Post-disaster Reconstruction Primary School and a Lhasa-Tibet Middle School. She also worked for a Chengdu Waldorf nursery school where she found her deep passion and fascinations with nature-based education. 

Her favourite quote is 'All answers are in great nature', by Antoni Gaudi.

My sincere thanks to Guide Craft for providing beautiful products and helping me with the translation of this video. 

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