Thinking strategically about how your inclusive play environment will be programmed can greatly increase the usage of the space and further promote social equity in your community. 2 Play Together® strives to make a positive difference in inclusive play on the playground by creating communities that care through character education. Developed in partnership with experts from the National Lekotek Center, 2 Play Together offers playground activities and tips for educators and programmers to foster social inclusion between children of all abilities outdoors, celebrate similarities and differences, and support character education initiatives.
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Since 1980, The National Lekotek Center's "therapeutic play" philosophy has grown to include a network of 20 affiliates, who serve over 6500 families annually. Lekotek offers a vast model of programs including; family play sessions, toy lending libraries, Compuplay programs, and other services, such as home visits, that meet the unique and diverse needs of families.