#QUOTES: Wanna Go Play?
September 1, 2022
The OnlySchoolers are talking Early Childhood in this episode, and the quotes we're tackling are:
“Play is the work of childhood.” - Jean Piaget
“Play is the work of the child.” - Maria Montessori
“Play is the work of children. It’s very serious stuff.” - Captain Kangaroo
“Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children, play is serious learning.” - Fred Rogers
“Play gives children a chance to practice what they are learning.” - Fred Rogers
“Do not keep children to their studies by compulsion but by play.” - Plato
“It is paradoxical that many educators and parents still differentiate between a time for learning and a time for play without seeing the vital connection between them.” - Leo Buscaglia
“It is a happy talent to know how to play.” - Ralph Waldo Emerson
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