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Embracing Risk-Friendly Learning

March 16 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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Research shows clear benefits for children who have the opportunity to engage in risky play such as play at great height, high speed, around dangerous elements (water, trees), including rough and tumble play, and/or with the ability to disappear/get lost. A few of those associated benefits are a decrease in depression and anxiety, better competence with perceiving and assessing risk, and better physical health, self‐esteem, social competence, and conflict resolution. This workshop will focus on risk‐friendly learning: what it means, the research behind it, how to support it in your library, and why it is important for children and youth experiences.

This is an Early Learning for Families (ELF) webinar.

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Date:
March 16
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Event Category:
https://infopeople.org/civicrm/event/info?id=967&reset=1

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Infopeople
Embracing Risk-Friendly Learning