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Play and Dr. King both teach us that in attempting to change things for the better, the best place to start is by practicing kindness and empathy with ourselves
January 17, 2015
I was having a conversation with a coworker about all the recent strife and conflict in the world, and the question about the relevance of the work we do arose. When people are dying and... »
Jill Vialet on the similarities of play and goal setting.
January 5, 2015
It is New Year’s resolution time, and that brings to mind one of my all-time favorite quotes from Bernard Suits: “Playing a game is the voluntary attempt to overcome unnecessary obstacles... »
December 18, 2014
This year has been an unprecedented one for Playworks and there is much to be proud of. From exceeding our goal of serving 450,000 kids nationwide to expanding our operations into the... »
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December 17, 2014
We believe in the power of play to bring out the best in every kid. This post is for all our friends and believers in Playworks. You can help create a place on the playground for every kid -- a place where every kid belongs, has fun and is a part of the game. Here are ten ways to support Playworks... »
Guest blogger shares why and how to get kids playing
December 9, 2014
If there is one thing moms worry about less and less nowadays, it is washing clothes stained with mud and dirt. That sure makes laundry day a little lighter but it is not entirely... »