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Old dogs teaching new dogs old tricks
November 9, 2010
You can't be the hopscotch king if you don't know how to play the game. Last week, we received an email about the power of play. We enjoyed the story so much we wanted to share it with... »
Play it Forward
October 25, 2010
Two weeks ago, Playworks hosted Play On 2010 at Columbia University in New York. The conference was designed to bring together individuals and organizations in the field of play and youth... »
Larger than the sum of its parts....
October 8, 2010
While Playworks was initially founded in response to an issue I was presented with during a visit with a principal, it has been the collective will of the many that has made us... »
Ashoka (founders of social entrepreneurship) plays at work
September 29, 2010
Last April, Playworks DC led the Global Ashoka office through their very first recess, an hour of fun and games. This recess has evolved into a monthly hour of play and much more.  Cat... »
Four are awarded registration to October Conference
September 23, 2010
Our fellow advocates for play HopeLab generously offered scholarships to our 2010 conference Play On in New York City October 12-13. Applicants for the scholarships were asked to fill out... »