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Tim Brown on Creativity and Play

Check out this TED talk by Tim Brown about Creativity and Play.

Raising Moral and Happy Children

This is a great video by Richard Weissbourd about raising moral and happy children through play.

Steve Gross on Joy

Check out this video by Steve Gross, the director of the Life is Good Kids Foundation. He is discussing the importance of Joy and as … Read More

Play and Learning

Here’s a great video by Laura Shulz about play and learning.

The Case for Play

The Chronicle of Higher Education published an article on the case for play. Here’s what they say: “The emphasis on standardized testing, on attempting to … Read More

The Importance of Play

Here’s an excellent video about the important of play by Professor Karen Hutchinson.

Prescription for Play

Here’s a great video featuring Ken Ginsburg on the Prescription for Play.

Language Develops through Play

Here’s a great video by Betty Bardige about how language develops in infants through the power of play.

Oats, Peas, Beans, and Barley Grow

One of the songs we love to sing here on the farm is “Oats, Peas, Beans, and Barley Grow”. Here are the lyrics and video … Read More

Bev Bos and What a Preschool Should Be

This is a great interview with Bev Bos, one of the nation’s foremost experts on preschool learning. The principles she discusses–wonder, self-discovery, and tangible experience–are … Read More