Playworks Wisconsin 2019-20 Impact Report

  1. Updates

For over 20 years, Playworks has given kids foundational skills for success on the playground, in the classroom, and in the community. We are the leading organization that leverages play to promote healthy behaviors and increase social and emotional learning, at recess and throughout the school day. Last school year alone, Playworks ensured more than one million children in over 2,000 elementary schools across the country experienced safe and healthy play, including 39,804 children in 123 Wisconsin elementary schools.

As we embark our 8th year of programming in Wisconsin there is a lot to be celebrated. Playworks Wisconsin is proud to share our 2019-20 Impact Report.

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Safe and Healthy Recess at a Playworks school
Safe and Healthy Recess at a Playworks school

September 23, 2019

It’s Recess Checkup Week ›

It can be hard to understand the impact that your play space has on your school’s culture and your students’ experience, and while there are a lot of solutions worth trying, it’s tough to know what’s working and what’s not. Recess Lab is designed to help more principals, teachers, and students discover the power of…

September 17, 2019

Playworks Junior Coach Program named in DOJ’s ‘Promising Program’ ›

Recently, the Department of Justice (DOJ) reviewed evidence of the Playworks Coach program and found that the program met the criteria for a Promising Program intended to improve school attendance.  The DOJ invests in reviewing research that shows programs positively impact attendance because higher rates of kids attending school “prevents or reduce crime, delinquency, or…

August 8, 2019

2019 Corporate Kickball Tournament ›

Thank you to all of our players and supporters who turned out on June 21st to kick the summer off right! Special shout out to our MVP Sponsor, WaterStone Bank, for supporting the comeback event. Save the Date! 2020 Corporate Kickball Tournament Friday, June 19