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Pixar’s new movie Inside Out acknowledges the great mix of kids’ emotions as we all should.
June 25, 2015
I went to go see the new Pixar movie, Inside Out, with my teenagers on opening night. Honestly, I was a little surprised they wanted to go. And I was struck by the message and the depth... »
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... »