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The Outdoor PLAYbook features Boston Schoolyard Initiative

Check out the press release for the Outdoor PLAYbook website launch, which features the Boston Schoolyard Initiative as an inspirational project! The website features inspirational projects and creates a guidebook for best practices for designing school grounds to encourage play areas and learning environments.The collaborative team of researchers and students came together with the following goal: 

To inspire the creation of dynamic outdoor public spaces that promote health and educational experiences, particularly for children and youth, and improve the social and ecological well being of communities
— The Outdoor PLAYbook team

The Boston Schoolyard Initiative project page exemplifies the "gray to green" category of transforming parking lots and underutilized open spaces into thriving and educational play areas.  More information about the Boston Schoolyard Initiative can be found HERE