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Transform a public space in your community into a joyful learning opportunity.

Urban Thinkscape is a project of Playful Learning Landscapes that groups 3 low-cost activities together to generate high-quality interactions between children and caregivers in an urban environment. Playful Learning Landscapes provides 4 templates that communities can choose from to develop their set of 3 urban activities (Puzzle Wall, Jumping Feet, Giant Ruler, Analogy Stepping Stones). Commun...

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Urban Thinkscape is a project of Playful Learning Landscapes that groups 3 low-cost activities together to generate high-quality interact...

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"Our community was looking at how to help children build their math, literacy and science, then how do we tie these pieces together to help them with their education? Urban Thinkscape holds the promise of giving them a fair shake. This project was...

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Urban Thinkscape
Bettye Ferguson
President / CEO of Belmont Alliance Civic Association PA

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Idéal pour

  • Someone who is passionate about playful learning
  • Someone who is excited about the opportunity of using public space to create playful learning opportunities
  • Someone with experience of starting / managing a community project

Urban Thinkscape l'essentiel du projet

Guide en 5 étapes

  • Start with an idea and a site for creating joyful learning experiences for a community
  • Identify partners and build a team
  • Plan for needs
  • Communicate with the broader community
  • Launch your Urban Thinkscape

Temps

Suggéré : You'll need to dedicate a half day per week to getting the project up and running in your community.

Ressources

Plus d'informations sur la façon de commencer et sur les ressources partagées par le groupe de travail. Urban Thinkscape

312 Urban Thinkscape des projets ont déjà été lancés

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Rencontrer l'innovateur social

Welcome to Playful Learning Landscapes Action Network on ChangeX! It’s time to reimagine how the ordinary can become extraordinary. Imagine a supermarket that doubles as a children’s museum, a bus stop outfitted with puzzle walls and cognitive games, or a human-sized board game where children intuitively solve math problems. Find out here how you can create playful learning in your communities.

Dr. Kathy Hirsh-Pasek, Founder of Playful Learning Landscapes

312 Urban Thinkscape des projets ont déjà été lancés

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