Supporting Self-directed Play, in Steiner Early Childhood Education
Self-directed play is essential for the young child's learning and development. Yet what is the true nature of such play? how can we learn to observe and understand it? Drawing on research originally conducted in Australia, Renate indicates a path that all early childhood educators can travel in their journey towards a deeper understanding of children's play.
Author: Renate Long-Breipohl
Publisher: Waldorf Early Childhood Association