Play = Learning | Quote 00947

You are here:
< Back

Missing Image

Quote

Play is being shunted aside in early childhood programs in favor of more direct forms of instruction that address the new “pre-K basics” of language, early literacy, and numeracy skills. Although play was once seen as a key promoter of child development, administrators, policy makers, and some teachers increasingly regard play as a waste of instructional time with no clear benefits for high-priority cognitive outcomes, such as prereading skills.

Quote ID: 00947

Author

Dorothy Singer, Roberta Golinkoff, Kathy Hirsh-Pasek

Source

Play = Learning

Our quote collection is searchable! Use the search box to find what you’re looking for.

Help us create and curate content like this for as little as $1 a month
Content Creator and Curator at

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.

Leave a Reply

avatar
Photo and Image Files
 
 
 
Audio and Video Files
 
 
 
Other File Types
 
 
 

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

  Subscribe  
Notify of