Check out this great event from our friends at the National Wildlife Federation. It's called Hike & Seek and it's happening at Piedmont Park on October 15, 2011 at 9:00 am.
We would like…Continue
Added by Cynthia Gentry on September 30, 2011 at 5:00pm — No Comments
Some children like to run and jump, some children like to dig and build, and some children like to sit in a quiet spot and tell stories, or draw, or just talk. This little quiet corner of the Tule Elk Park School in San Francisco is the perfect spot for quiet moments. …Continue
Added by Cynthia Gentry on September 22, 2011 at 11:04pm — No Comments
The perfect place for digging at Tule Elk Park Early Education School
I just got back from an amazing conference called Engaging Our Grounds: 2011 International Green Schoolyard Conference in San Francisco and my head is reeling from…Continue
Added by Cynthia Gentry on September 22, 2011 at 10:28pm — No Comments
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men." - Frederick Douglass
Added by Cynthia Gentry on September 9, 2011 at 9:49am — No Comments
I remember going to buy shoes in Baltimore at age 3. I entered the store via a SLIDE!!
I remember building a ghost house for my neighborhood at age 9 or so. You entered…Continue
Added by Cynthia Gentry on September 6, 2011 at 7:37am — No Comments
So you're out and about and the kids want to play, but you don't know what playgrounds are nearby. What do you do? Well, of course, you guessed it....there's an app for that.
For years our friends at KaBOOM! have been compiling information (including maps, ratings, pictures, reviews, amenities, etc.) on playgrounds in Atlanta and all around the country and have…Continue
Added by Cynthia Gentry on September 2, 2011 at 8:35pm — No Comments
The news broke recently just before dinnertime. Steve Jobs was resigning as CEO of Apple. Graphic artists, photographers, writers, artists, Mac-junkies, “computer nerds”, and lovers of beauty everywhere bowed their heads and sighed. The great Master of Design (form AND function) was stepping down.
But, I’m not really here to talk about Steve. I was actually…Continue