Why Play is Critical

Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten teachers in Union Public Schools in Tulsa, OK developed “elevator speeches” describing why play is critical during the early years based on snipets of information from the article, Crisis in Kindergarten: Why Children Need to Play in School published by the Alliance for Childhood. These statements can be added to parent newsletters, etc. as a continual reminder of the importance of play.

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