Urban Thinkscapes: Revitalizing Communities with Playgrounds 2.0

Urban Thinkscape – playful learning in community contexts

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Episode #97: Urban Thinkscape, a program working with Frontiers of Innovation that transforms public spaces by infusing them with activities that challenge the mind while encouraging joyful interactions between children and caregivers. Dr. Brenna Hassinger-Das describes her research on how kids learn best and how the thinkscape helps children play and learn. Our favourite story is of the bus stop and the metal bench. Which thinkscape installation is your favourite?

Resources in this episode:

– Learn about the Urban Thinkscape project here.

Ron Spreeuwenberg

Ron is the Co-Founder & CEO of HiMama, where he leads all aspects of a social purpose business that helps early childhood educators improve learning outcomes for children.