“A Child Loves His Play (not because it’s easy, but because it’s hard).” Benjamin Spock

“A child loves his play, not because it’s easy, but because it’s hard.” – Benjamin Spock Our educational system is at a crossroads. Our K-12 schools adhere to an outdated industrial model of education even though we are firmly in the Information Age. Higher education is under fire for not teaching students enough real worldContinue reading ““A Child Loves His Play (not because it’s easy, but because it’s hard).” Benjamin Spock”

“Life Must Be Lived As Play”

“Life must be lived as play.” – Plato This quote, attributed to the ancient Greek philosopher, is profound in its simplicity. When coupled with the unattributed quote “Kids make no separation between fun and learning,” we begin to see the profound potential that play holds as a learning modality. Why would one of humanity’s greatestContinue reading ““Life Must Be Lived As Play””