Wednesday, August 28, 2013
The WPA: 3,000 New Playgrounds
(Image courtesy of Clker.com)
Did you know that the WPA created 3,085 new playgrounds, and repaired or improved 9,688 existing playgrounds?
According to KaBOOM, a national non-profit that works towards more play & playgrounds for children, outdoor activities help children stay physically fit, improves their social development, and "is a factor in improving attention, attitudes, creativity, imagination, memory, and so many other skills critical for learning."