Words on Play

A Treatise by Leading Play Scholars

Words On Play™ highlights the work of respected play authorities-our friends, mentors, and partners who continue to inspire us and who have helped shape our knowledge of the many power of play. The research is clear-play has a multitude of critical benefits for children, families, and communities and is absolutely necessary of a healthy society.

This treatise, and its topics surrounding the developmental benefits of play, will inspire and empower communities to advocate and demonstrate that investing in play results in healthy outcomes and social capital, and to support play every day!