Monthly Archives: October 2019

October 17, 2019

Playworks AmeriCorps Coach of the Month: Coach Poe ›

Coach Poe is serving her first year as an AmeriCorps member at Whittier Elementary School in the Salt Lake District. Coach Poe loves helping kids have the best possible day at school by forging a relationship with each and every student, making them feel safe and included, and being an all around blast to play…

The Leader

October 10, 2019

Organized play and conflict resolution hits the playground ›

By Cari Doutre Leader County Editor Gone are the days of bullies ruling the playground at recess, or boredom in general, as local elementary schools are getting on board with a nationwide program that offers organized, safe play — but most importantly, lots of fun! When the 2019-2020 school year started at North Park…