Playgrounds have existed for a hundred years, but in the last several decades, innovation has been stifled. Fear of lawsuits and concern over test scores have pushed recess and physical education to the sidelines even more. But luckily, a new movement is injecting life into playground design.
Bullying is becoming an increasingly serious problem in schools and online. Obviously it can be extremely harmful to victim–but also to the bully, and to the children’s environment as a whole.