Meet the Guide Editor
Message from the Editor:
The playground is an important place for children of all ages. I love finding new activities and learning about the latest materials for playgrounds, especially as my school is currently designing a new one.
Editor Article Picks:
Playground Contributors

Guide to the Playground

Keep kids safe on the playground.

Kids love to play on the playground. But, it can be a crazy, chaotic place! Use the Bright Hub Guide to the Playground to find new ways of teaching safety rules. Find the latest in playground equipment and green outdoor environments. Find new activities to keep children active and engaged while playing. Learn how to take learning from inside the classroom to the great outdoors. Familiarize yourself with the latest research on the importance of play and recess for children of all ages, as well as political initiatives that help and hinder.

Photo credit: Josephine Carino http://www.sxc.hu/photo/1152328

Most Popular Articles on Playground
  •  
    How to Recycle Tires, and What Happens to Them

    Millions of scrap tires are recycled, reused or burned for energy, keeping them out of landfills and dangerous tire piles. Recycling used tires can build roads, playgrounds and generate electricity....

  •  
    Demands of a Preschool Teacher: What You Should Know

    Do you think you have what it takes to be an early childhood educator? Take a look at some preschool teacher demands before making your final decision! While the demands are plenty, the rewards...

  •  
    Are Recycled Rubber Mats Unhealthy?

    The rubber used in recycled rubber mats comes from tires, which contain a number of dangerous chemicals. In this article, read about the latest research concerning the safety of recycled rubber mats....

More About Playground
How to Recycle Tires, and What Happens to Them

Millions of scrap tires are recycled, reused or burned for energy, keeping them out of landfills and dangerous tire piles. Recycling used tires can build roads, playgrounds and generate...

Demands of a Preschool Teacher: What You Should Know

Do you think you have what it takes to be an early childhood educator? Take a look at some preschool teacher demands before making your final decision! While the demands are...