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* Canceled * Designing healthy outdoor play environments for and with children


Date: Thursday, November 17, 2022
Time: 1:00 – 2:30PM via Zoom

Today’s event is canceled, we apologize for the inconvenience! Please email earlylearning@ubc.ca if you have any questions.


This week’s Ideas in Progress event presented by HELP will feature a presentation by Dr. Janet Loebach, the Evalyn Edwards Milman Assistant Professor for Child Development in the Department of Human Centered Design at Cornell University.

Dr. Loebach’s presentation, Designing healthy outdoor play environments for and with children, will provide an overview of why and how we should be designing outdoor play environments to support children’s healthy development, as well as key insights from Dr. Loebach’s research examining the features and conditions of play environments which can support diverse play behaviours and experiences for young children. Dr. Loebach will also discuss mechanisms by which we can engage children in research and design of outdoor playspaces.


Registration

Please register for this event by emailing earlylearning@ubc.ca.
A zoom link for this event will be provided to all registrants via confirmation email.