Play Time

Children need more unstructured play time in school. The NY TIMES features a second article this month on the importance of children’s play, “At One School, A Push for More Playtime”.   (Click Here for Article) “Some kindergarten parents at Public School...

Children’s Block Play: Structures and Symbols

  I have been observing young children playing with blocks for many years and have been fascinated to see the various ways they approach this modular, open-ended material. As an educator and designer of blocks and construction sets with a life-long  and...