Children today are suffering a severe deficit of play | Aeon Essays

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***Play Is Essential Series: Child Development and Play***

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          All human development and creativity emerge from the interactions among playing, making, and knowing. This is the philosophical foundation for my book in progress Shaping Lives, Transforming Communities: Creative Expression in the Dance of Life. One of the key problems with schooling today is the lack of play opportunities for children. This is an important essay by Professor Peter Gray of Boston College.

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