Playworks Southern California Coach and TeamUp Impact Report 2016

  1. Updates

Playworks Southern California is pleased to present this impact report, which provides highlights of our work during the 2015-16 school year for our Coach and TeamUp direct service programs. Playworks has improved the educational environment and social and emotional skills of 52,000 children at 102 elementary schools in Southern California.


For more information, please contact Diane Santana dsantana@playworks.org

For partnership inquiries, please contact Sheronda Helton sheronda.helton@playworks.org


View or download a printable version of the Impact Report for Coach and TeamUp 2016.

More Updates


August 24, 2021

Playworks Founder Jill Vialet Publishes ‘Why Play Works’ ›

Play brings out the best in every kid. Over the course of 25 years since Jill Vialet founded Playworks, she and her colleagues, as well as researchers and play experts, have demonstrated precisely how and why play works to help kids learn and grow in the most positive and healthy ways. Jill gathered stories from people…

March 25, 2021

Top 6 Games to Play Physically Distant with No Equipment ›

As more and more schools transition back to in-person learning, we know educators are looking for games that are physically-distant and don’t require equipment. The need for play is more important than ever due to the isolation that our kids have endured during COVID-19. Play encourages creativity, flexibility, teamwork, and other critical social skills. We’ve…

March 12, 2021

Playworks: One Year Later ›

One year ago… All of our partner schools closed their buildings and our work serving kids in schools risked coming to a halt. We knew our mission had to continue. We remained committed to providing opportunities for joy and connection through play for kids in a COVID safe way, regardless if their school was virtual,…