An interesting post by former colleague and friend, Kyle Redford.


This is a thought provoking and interesting Op-Ed by Kyle Redford. I am definitely one of those “just let them play” speech givers, but I understand what Kyle is saying here, and for students with learning challenges, summer can be a time of big gains. So yes, use this time wisely, but specific to the needs of each child.

Thanks, friend!

Rethinking summer and play…

Read more about Kyle and her work at Yale here:

Kyle Redford at Huffington Post

About Kathleen McNamara Head's Up!

an educator in Independent Schools for over 28 years
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