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Ten Tips for Improving Supervision on the Playground  

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Serious accidents which occur in schools typically happen on the playground. In fact, approximately 200,000 accidents each year send children to the emergency room for treatment of an injury which occurred on the school playground. The following tips will help you to insure that children are safe on your playground.  


1. AdequateSupervision.

The National Program for Playground Safety (NPPS) recommends that the ratio of adult supervisors to children should mirror the classroom ratios. If class size is at 32 then there should be one playground supervisor for each 32 children. Yet, I rarely see this ratio maintained.  READ ON by downloading this month's free professional article. 

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Individual Full Size Roll Out stencils are available.  Pick up a four square, hopscotch, basketball key, U.S. Map or World Map stencil today. 

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Plan now for a smooth beginning to the new school year.  Students need equipment in order to be involved in games and kids involved in games decreases playground problems.
Playground Supervisor Book
A How To Guide For Playground Supervisors
Playground Supervision book
A How to Guide for Supervisors


The book includes:

Chapter 1  Featured Articles -

  • Playground Supervision Reduces Injuries, 
  • People Make a Difference on the Playground, 
  • Playground Supervision Accident or Injury,
  • The Effects of Peaceful Playgrounds on Injuries,
  • Playgrounds Can Be Safe with Injury Reduction.

Chapter 2  

  • Tip Sheets for playground supervisors to take to the playground or use as handouts to distribute to playground supervisors at the beginning of the school year,  
  • Playground Supervisors Tip Sheet,  
  • Ten Tips for Improving Playground Supervision, 
  • Tips and Techniques for Supervising the Playground, 
  • How to Respond to Discipline Issues on the Playground, 
  • and a sheet on Playground Supervisor's Instructions.

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