• Let the children play

    Pasi Sahlberg     |      March 11, 2021

    Children today spend much less time playing than their parents did, a decline exacerbated by the COVID pandemic. It’s time to recognise the individual and social benefits of play to our children’s development and happiness.

  • Mud, glorious mud

    Open Forum     |      February 17, 2020

    A new review of the importance of nature play could transform children’s play spaces, supporting investment in city and urban parks, while also delivering important opportunities for children’s physical, social and emotional development.

  • Let them play!

    Brendon Hyndman     |      May 29, 2019

    Children need to play and discover the world for themselves without too much restriction. Here are some ways we can enhance children’s opportunities to do this.