Play

The Overprotected Kid
A preoccupation with safety has stripped childhood of independence, risk taking, and discovery—without making it safer. A new kind of playground points to a better solution.

“Let the Preschoolers Play”
Great short editorial in the LA Times about play.

“Want to get your kids into college? Let them play”
Great affirmation of play-based curriculum from CNN.

“The Building Blocks of a good Pre-K”
“For 4-year-olds in school for the first time, play is serious work”

“Playing to Learn”