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Playworks implements corporate play days at regional offices.
June 23, 2015
Here at Playworks we believe in the power of play—for everyone! Recess is the time when most organic social interactions happen and when kids learn how to communicate, work, and most... »
Edwin Moses, Chairman of the Laureus Sport for Good Foundation, on youth mentors
June 18, 2015
Recently, Playworks Southern California Coach Janelle Matthews shared her story at Mercedes-Benz USA National Dealer Body. Attending the event was Edwin Moses, former track and field... »
Kids need play. And we need your help to make it happen.
June 15, 2015
Kids need to play. Playworks creates a place for every kid on the playground to feel included, be active, and build valuable social and emotional skills. We're changing the culture of... »
A movement in some schools makes efforts to reintroduce play into our kindergarten classrooms.
June 10, 2015
Drama corners, building blocks, and water tables were once the norm in kindergarten classrooms, but not any more. Kindergarten looks more like first grade than ever before. Students sit at... »
Tools to help school principals and leaders create a positive school climate
May 29, 2015
Recess. For most school kids, it means freedom to play and run around in the open air, to build relationships with others and to explore the world around them. It can be a valuable time to... »