Early Learning Connection Registration: Workshops: Workshop Details
WorkshopWorkshopThe Role of Play in Learning and Development
DepartmentDepartmentESU 10 Early Learning Connection
Default ContactDefault ContactAlexandra Dillon
Default LocationAdobe Connect
DescriptionPlay is Fun! Play is Important! Learning through exploration and child-initiated PLAY provides young children the opportunity to gain deeper understandings of concepts across multiple academic and development domains. Intentional and appropriate adult-child interaction during play is vital for increasing learning outcomes.

Participant objectives:
gain a deeper understanding of why play is important.
understand the characteristics of true play.
plan for implementation of true play through use of their environment, daily routine, and interactions.