Let Them Play | Quote 00151

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The slow but steady shift from play to academics may seem harmless in its increments, but it has negatively affected children’s curiosity, creativity, social skills, self-regulation, problem-solving skills, knowledge of the world, and so much more. And let’s not forget about fun. The rush through childhood and the push toward academics are sucking the fun out of childhood quicker than a five-year-old can suck the filling out of a Twinkie.

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Jeff A Johnson, Denita Dinger


Let Them Play

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Jeff is an early learning speaker, toymaker, podcaster, content creator, author, and founder of Playvolution HQ who is really bad at getting his picture taken.

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