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Safe and Fun Playgrounds : A Handbook (Paperback) (Heather M. Olsen & Ph.D. Susan D. Hudson & Ph.D.

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Play is important for cognitive, emotional, and physical development of children. Use the four components experts have identified for safety: supervision, age-appropriate design, fall-surfacing that contains approved materials, and equipment maintenance.

This handbook is what you need to maintain an existing, or to create a new, pleasing, and challenging playground that is safe, but not boring.

Heather M. Olsen, EdD, is executive director of the National Program for Playground Safety.

Susan D. Hudson, PhD, has been an educator, consultant, and practitioner in the field of leisure, youth, and human services for over thirty-nine years.

Donna Thompson, PhD, founded the National Program for Playground Safety.

Play is important for cognitive, emotional, and physical development of children. Use the four components experts have identified for safety: supervision, age-appropriate design, fall-surfacing that contains approved materials, and equipment maintenance.

This handbook is what you need to maintain an existing, or to create a new, pleasing, and challenging playground that is safe, but not boring.

Heather M. Olsen, EdD, is executive director of the National Program for Playground Safety.

Susan D. Hudson, PhD, has been an educator, consultant, and practitioner in the field of leisure, youth, and human services for over thirty-nine years.

Donna Thompson, PhD, founded the National Program for Playground Safety.

Number of Pages: 150
Genre: Education, Sports + Recreation
Sub-Genre: Equipment + Supplies, Physical Education, Administration / School Plant Management
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Consortium Book Sales & Dist
Author: Heather M. Olsen & Ph.D. Susan D. Hudson & Ph.D. Donna Thompson
Language: English
Street Date: December 1, 2015
TCIN: 31171379
UPC: 9781605544601
Item Number (DPCI): 247-51-2519
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