Abby Schachter's Blog

Abby Schachter's Blog

The Death of Outdoor Recess

The Death of Outdoor Recess

The challenge of getting more free play outdoors for kids during the school day goes beyond winter temperatures. 

Modern Childhood and the Death of the Seesaw

Modern Childhood and the Death of the Seesaw

There used to be a seesaw in every playground.

How Parents Are Slowly Ceding Authority to Children

How Parents Are Slowly Ceding Authority to Children

Note to self: You're the parent. You're the parent. You're the parent...