Play, Let's Chat!
Tonight I am hosting a #WePlayChat with the US Play Coalition. Check out some details here: https://usplaycoalition.org/blog. One of the questions is around the idea of equity. In play, we talk about how kids playing with pretend guns in the front yard is “free play” and shouldn’t be quashed. But we’re looking through White, Middle Class (or even upper class) lenses. When realistically, for some kids, playing guns in the wrong place at the wrong time can (and has) gotten them