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Playful Parenting and other Larry Cohen books

Playful Parenting means joining children in their world of play, focusing on connection and confidence, giggling and roughhousing, and following your child's lead.

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"Reading this book, you'll discover that you can be closer to your children and can enjoy them more. You'll learn what a difference play can make in your relationships and the kind of people your children will become. And most importantly, you'll have fun." Donna Rafanello, Chicago Parent

PS: Lay also organize interesting events called Playdays

Playdays are half-day or all-day get togethers for parents and children to have fun with active play, while getting some coaching, advice, and encouragement from Larry.

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From hiding it to opening it up!
Math + Fun  = Confidence
The Greenhouse at NYU- Poly
Creativity R' Us
Ideality as my stimulator of creative confidence.
Kids Want to Help
I didn’t expect it.
The Gender Gap: Creative Confidence
It started small -- Chalk Wall
I Had Zero Creative Confidence As I Was Growing Up - But Today I'm a Different Person
Creative confidence is a muscle & EVERYDAY you are strengthening that muscle!
When Kids Grow Food, Confidence is Natural
Cultivating creative confidence through science hack day
We should take over!!
Lead through example…
The Bucket List
How can we engage teachers, parents and school staff in projects that encourage creative confidence?
St. Patrick comic book
Homemade Instrument Band (Instruments made from everyday objects/trash rocking Mozart)
Z Games
The K-12 Creative Confidence Wiki
the power of QUIET!
Defining Creative Confidence
Understanding systems sparks creative confidence
Everything will be all right at the end. If it is not, then it is not the end!
Practice until Perfect
Creative Recognition From Your Family
How our idols find and grow their creativity confidence - learning from the best
Professor Balthazar !
Professor Balthazar !
Confidence building platform
Re- Imagining School
Breaking the Learning Comfort Zone
Scientists & Engineers Ought to Stand Side-By-Side with Athletes and Entertainers as Role Models
Ken Robinson on a mission
Imagination Playgrounds
Using Creativity to Enhance a Child's Learning Experience
Creative confidence by restoring Freedom !!
Collaborate with children to build mutual creative confidence
Do it yourself!
Student Ed Con by Los Altos School District
Kiran Bir Sethi's Riverside School Inspires Kids to Take Charge
Childrens Creativity Philosophy of Creativity
It is yours; claim it!!
ArtScience = the cusp of Creative Confidence
You Can Draw in 30 Days
I Don't Believe in Genius - You are talented in MATHS (or JUGGLING)?
Young Makers
Landfill Harmonic Orchestra: "The world sends us garbage... We send back music."
The Power of the Failure Bow
The Tooth Fairy as creative confidence enabler, helped by a creative dad
Creative Confidence - Right up our street(s)?
Does environment impact creative confidence ?
Confidence in Sports
Bay Area Video Coalition: Creative Confidence, One Class at a Time
Say YES to the MESS
Building inclusion through games and fun
Maker State -  hands-on learning for science, technology, engineering, arts and math masteries
building curiosity to build creative confidence
Caine's Arcade
How to start a 'Creative Confidence' movement?
Story Swap cultivates Creative Confidence
Creating Art Through Knowledge
Call it slam, or call it spoken word—this here is poetry.
180 Project Youth
Nurturing Creative Confidence and Self-expression Through Cultural Comics
Creativity Crisis - Explained & Explored with Inspiring Examples Creative Confidence Builders
Childrens Choice Learning Center
The Story of Doug Dietz: Creative Confidence in the MRI Suite
My Kids on Creative Confidence
Natural Movement- strength agility - never leave the kid in each of us behind
Do "possible impossible" things with your kids !
Study not at your school, but in your life
Creative Confidence- Austin Style
I invited our neighbour kid over for some creative confidence fun!
This is FOOTBAL (What is real MAIN essence of Creative Confidence?)
Praise Effort, Not Results
Basketball and Creative Confidence
Confidence Killers in Creative Careers
"Hurry up, we're going to be late"
QUIZ: Creative Confidence behind the horizonts of 2025 ? Make the future !
William's Windmill: A 14 Year Old's Creative Confidence Changes Lives
Creating a Virtual Playground
The Marshmallow Challenge
Learning via the Mantle of the Expert
To Build Creative Confidence We Need to First Build Drive
Discus: Is Creative Confidence predominantly soft knowledge or hard skill?
Chris Brien - Confidence building through Drumming. TED X Hong Kong
Litterati make picking up litter fun
Prison - An Unexpected Place To Explore Creative Confidence
Prison - An Unexpected Place To Explore Creative Confidence
How to build your creative confidence
One Day On Earth: participatory art projects to boost creative confidence
The Power of Small Wins
Making Chemistry Fun and Nurturing STEM confidence
Inspire Creative Confidence by imagining how your Social Network would be crafted.
Positive Affirmations
Gardner's multiple intelligences: challenging unimodal ways of teaching
Demand conformity, don't expect creativity
Remember when creative confidence was a given?
Play with your food
Pep-Talks & Younger Role Models


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