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She Climbs Like a Girl—and It’s Awesome

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Hazel Findlay talks about her experiences being one of the few professional female rock climbers.
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Hegemony - 10 Minute Philosophy - Terms

In this episode, we define the term "Hegemony". Please fee free to leave examples of cultural hegemony that you've experienced in the comment section Yo
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Extreme Parenting

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These Mums and dads don’t just tell their kids to go out and play, the take them on high risk adventures that would scare most adults – and they say it’s good for their little minds and bodies.
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Kids banned from trees

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A school has stopped its kids from climbing trees because of fears that it will be slapped with a hefty fine.
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TVNZ Sunday - Cotton wool kids

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Are we smothering our kids with care? And drug runners who gambled with their lives and lost.
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Joshua Owen's comment, March 5, 2015 3:57 PM
Parents need to let there kids figure life skills out and make mistakes to learn from.
Josefina Vera's curator insight, March 9, 2015 3:08 AM

Nothing ventured, nothing gained.

Jennika Charlton's comment, March 11, 2015 4:52 AM
agreed ^
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The kindy that sends children into the wild outdoors

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Are kids too pampered these days Is too much time spent inside on screens and not enough in the great outdoors Bush Kindergarten may be a great alternative
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State of Play Survey Results - Persil (nz)

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We’re on a mission to bring back Real Play! Can you believe that fewer than 6 out of every 100 …
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Six-year-old boy scales 15m tree, gets stuck, and has to be rescued by a cherry picker - World - NZ Herald News

Climbing trees is a standard activity for young children who love to play outside. - New Zealand Herald
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NZRecreation - How health and safety reform will affect recreation in NZ

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Cotton wool kids have say on school playground safety

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A culture of risk anxiety could be causing teachers and parents to wrap school children in cotton wool, according to a Charles Darwin University researcher.
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Coolest and craziest farm in Feilding

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Mum is a stunt rider and dad an earthmover. This Manawatu farm also played host to the boys from Nitro Circus. Our reporter Kristen Hall goes along for the ride.
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The surfer who wouldn't take no for an answer - BBC News

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Despite being the best female surfer in Brazil, Silvana Lima was refused sponsorship deals because she wasn't considered sufficiently good-looking.
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Matt Heath: Now is the time to endanger your kids, they'll thank you for it later . . . - Lifestyle - NZ Herald News

Matt Heath: Now is the time to endanger your kids, they'll thank you for it later . . . - Lifestyle - NZ Herald News | Bubble Wrap Revolution | Scoop.it
Experts agree if you love your children you should endanger them as often as you can. - New Zealand Herald
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NZRecreation - Compliance should not come at the cost of building children’s resilience

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Stop talking about "risky play" for kids and use "adventurous" instead - Active For Life

Stop talking about "risky play" for kids and use "adventurous" instead - Active For Life | Bubble Wrap Revolution | Scoop.it
It’s important for parents, caregivers, educators, and program leaders to ensure that objective risk — better referred to as adventure — is much, much lower than perceived risk so that kids can enjoy the enrichment of active outdoor time from birth to Grade 12.

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Playgrounds aim to get kids more active by encouraging riskier play

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If it seems to you like children's playground designs have become much more risk-averse in recent decades, you're not alone. But there now seems to be a push to make some playgrounds a little "riskier."
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'Mixed messages' on schools' liability

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Nelson principals say government advice on health and safety in schools "has come at the "eleventh hour".
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Bringing risk back into children's lives - National - NZ Herald News

Bringing risk back into children's lives - National - NZ Herald News | Bubble Wrap Revolution | Scoop.it
Parents are being urged to Re-Wild their child and get their kids involved in risky play outside. - New Zealand Herald
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Pippa’s view: Are playgrounds too safe?

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Pippa says children are pretty good at pushing the boundaries and playgrounds don’t need “roughing up”.
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Risky outdoor play positively impacts children’s health: UBC study

Risky outdoor play positively impacts children’s health: UBC study | Bubble Wrap Revolution | Scoop.it
New research shows that risky outdoor play is not only good for children’s health but also encourages creativity, social skills and resilience.
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Parents should teach about risk

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Forcing schools to teach children how to deal with risk is a cop-out, says adventurer Jamie Fitzgerald.
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