Seattle school playgrounds become community gathering spots

Landscape Structures designs attract students and parents, who help plan and fund district projects

Playground training can prevent lawsuits, injuries

School administrators can prevent playground injuries and lawsuits by following the S.A.F.E. checklist

Perceived risk leaps onto school playgrounds

Outside challenges have inside benefits for students, experts say

Two-thirds of school recreational facilities are inadequate

A Milwaukee-area community organization has found that two-thirds of the outdoor athletic and recreational facilities at public schools throughout the county are in terrible, poor or fair condition, a recently released report shows.

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Playground program in Oregon schools curbs bullying, study shows

A playground program at many Portland-area elementary schools significantly curbs bullying, improves school climate and increases vigorous student activity, a new study shows.

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