Playful Humans - People Who Play for a Living

Jill Vialet - Playworks Recess Advocate

December 20, 2021 Mike Montague Season 1 Episode 70
Playful Humans - People Who Play for a Living
Jill Vialet - Playworks Recess Advocate
Show Notes

Jill Vialet is the founder of Playworks, the leading national nonprofit leveraging the power of safe, fun, and healthy play at school every day. Playworks creates a place for every kid on the playground to feel included, be active, and build valuable social and emotional skills. Playworks partners with schools, districts, and after-school programs to provide a service or mix of services including on-site coaches, professional training for school staff who support recess, and consultative partnerships.

Learn more about the organization at https://www.playworks.org/.

She is also the author of Why Play Works. You can find the book at https://www.playworks.org/illinois/2021/08/24/playworks-founder-jill-vialet-publishes-why-play-works/

In this episode, you'll hear:

  • Joke of the Week
  • How our guest plays for a living and helps others do the same
  • How to have the most fun in your life and work
  • If our guest can win the Wheel of Weird in a faceoff with Mike

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