Video Library

January 30, 2018

Corporate Recess ›

Corporate Recess is a lively, inclusive team-building experience that fosters increased employee satisfaction and collaboration. It is an interactive, customizable, non-traditional approach to help you achieve your diversity and inclusion goals in a way that is meaningful and fun for your team.

June 6, 2017

Principal Aaronian: Why Play At School ›

Principal Michael Aaronian, a former PE teacher, knows that play impacts not just physical activity, but also social development, emotional safety, and academic engagement. Playworks can help you start with recess to strengthen school culture. Find out how.

May 2, 2017

Rethinking Recess ›

Education Week’s Rethinking Recess Schools have sometimes trimmed recess to make more time for instruction, or withheld the daily break as punishment for misbehavior. Yet research shows this time can be used to reinforce a positive school culture. Playworks is a national nonprofit that promotes organized, intentional recess. A study of the model shows that…

November 15, 2016

Maryland Junior Coaches ›

Playworks Maryland Junior Coaches

October 28, 2016

Playworks – Playin Where It’s Fair ›

Watch our remake of Bon Jovi’s classic from Playworks featuring Amari and Amir O’Neil. #RockStarRecess #RealPlayersDontBully

September 13, 2016

Forever in Your Mind Announced ‘Rock Star Recess’ With Playworks! ›

Back to school just got a lot cooler, with the chance for your school to win a “Rock Star Recess” powered by Playworks, with games, prizes, surprise guests, and a musical performance from Disney’s Forever in Your Mind this December 12. Share this opportunity with your school. Entries closed on November 13, 2016.  No Purchase Necessary to Win. For…

June 1, 2016

Inside the Impact at Playworks ›

Playworks founder and CEO Jill Vialet talks with Forbes about how Playworks is working towards the vision that one day, every child in America will get to play—every day. Read the full article.

May 26, 2016

Playworks Junior Coach Leadership Program in Georgia ›

The Playworks Junior Coach Leadership Program impacts entire school communities. Hear from two school principals, a Playworks coach, and Playworks Georgia Executive Director Ellen McCarty. And don’t miss learning from the Junior Coaches themselves at 3:41.

February 11, 2016

FLOTUS Superbowl City ›

Playworks received an extra-special Super Bowl shout-out from First Lady Michelle Obama during the opening of Super Bowl City. In her video message, FLOTUS, whose Let’s Move! initiative is dedicated to raising a healthy generation of kids, encouraged fans to get 60 minutes of active play every day and invited #‎SuperBowl‬ fans to play a game of play rock, paper, scissors. Join…