David Davenport Foundation

David Davenport Foundation

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We help establish bridge clubs in schools.
We offer opportunities for school-teachers:
  • to learn bridge FREE
  • to learn to teach bridge FREE
  • to receive accreditation FREE
  • to start school bridge clubs FREE
  • to take further bridge courses FREE

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THE DAVID DAVENPORT FOUNDATION
  • Dedicated to junior bridge
  • For children within the UK
  • For teachers within schools
  • Established since 2012
  • Overseen by Simon Stocken
  • CAF registered charity
  • Supports school bridge clubs

PLAYING BRIDGE


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BENEFITS OF BRIDGE:
  • Communication 
  • Problem-solving & logic
  • Enhances cognitive skills
  • Partnership & cooperation
  • Numeracy & maths
  • Patience & perseverance
  • Pattern recognition

Children taught bridge demonstrate improvement in all other subjects.


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We teach bridge to children by:
  • teaching school teachers 
  • training teachers to teach
  • setting up bridge in schools
  • enlisting parents' support
  • providing materials
  • visits from expert teachers


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