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29 August 2011

Lack of free play among children harmful

Hovering helicopter parents who restrict their kids' unstructured play may actually harm, rather than help children.

Hovering helicopter parents who restrict their kids' unstructured play may actually harm, rather than help children according to the latest issue of the American Journal of Play, a scholarly journal which has gathered a group of experts to probe the near-extinction of free play and its effects on children and society.

 
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