Expanding a successful clean air scheme will enable 200 London schools in areas of high air pollution introduce measures to protect pupils from toxic air. Five of London’s most polluted areas have committed to extend Mayor Sadiq Khan’s air quality improvement programme to improve air quality in their schools, joining dozens of others which have already introduced the scheme. Detailed air quality...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy

Code of Practice to protect kids’ online privacy

Online service providers in the UK have been told they must meet a set of tough new standards designed to protect children’s privacy. The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has published its final Age Appropriate Design Code,...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy

Bernard van Leer playground guide now in Spanish

The Bernard van Leer Foundation’s Playground Ideas for 0-3 years is now available in Spanish. This guide shares practical ideas for designing playgrounds that work for children aged 0-3 and their caregivers. It outlines the functions play...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy

What happens when kids help design our cities?

An innovative programme in Colorado is incorporating children’s ideas into city planning for friendlier, greener and more inclusive spaces. What would cities look like if children had a say in their design? They would certainly be...Read more
|Comment|author: Jill Suttie