Event Phone: 16049857138
- 7 Myths of Loose Parts Busted
7 October 2021
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION: Loose parts seems to be a popular buzzword; however, the principles have been around for many decades, and are formative in building creativity and imagination. Join us as we debunk 7 common loose parts myths to expand our understanding and application of loose parts with the children we serve.
PRESENTER-Carla Gull: Dr. Carla Gull is an online instructor for beginning courses at the University of Phoenix. She has been in education for over 20 years and hosts the Facebook group Loose Parts Play and the podcast Loose Parts Nature Play. She leads professional development and academic research in outdoor classrooms, loose parts, tree climbing, and nature play. She facilitates classes with Tinkergarten, leads local nature and environmental education programming, and consults with Nature Explore. She loves finding frogs with her four boys.