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Love at Play

October 11, 2012
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Parents at The Playground: Role & Responsibilty {Playful Dialogues}

Parents at The Playground TPP: In Singapore, many of our playgrounds are plastic, commercial play systems. Then, there are the ever-so-popular indoor playgrounds at malls now too. (Some examples are this, and  this…in case you aren’t familiar with these in … Continue reading

October 11, 2012
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Alex Smith’s Resource List of Play Advocacy & Research {Playful Dialogues}

During his interview, Alex Smith, founder of Playgrounding, shared some of the following resources and play advocacy groups. If you’re a parent, an educator or someone involved in the design of community playspaces, you will find these useful and very … Continue reading

October 11, 2012
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Play & Playgrounds: Issues, Threats, Importance {Playful Dialogues}

Our interview with fabulous playmaker and blogger, Alex Smith of Canada, continues as he discusses how our children’s freedom to play is being threatened. TPP: So what is ‘Playgroundology’? And what exactly is the social science of playgrounding? Is it … Continue reading