Risk in Play and Learning: Ubud-Höör Declaration

The Risk in Play and Learning document
The Risk in Play and Learning document

Risk-taking is Essential for Children’s Well-being 

This declaration cites research from around the world on the benefits of risk-taking for children.

While promoting risk-taking on school grounds may raise questions of liability for schools and concerns for parents it is essential for the development of healthy young people, according to a declaration released September 4, 2017 by the International School Grounds Alliance (ISGA). This declaration is endorsed by all 54 of ISGA’s Leadership Council members, representing 38 organizations from 16 countries and six continents.

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