IBBY-Yamada 2012: Mexico

“Adults play too”: workshop on reading and playing to stimulate children

IBBY Mexico/A Leer organized a 20 hour seminar to promote the tools that would help parents and teachers stimulate children’s curiosity and critical thinking through playing, reading and talking about books. Led by the leading Argentinian pedagogue and teacher, Laura Szwarc, the sessions included theory, practice and games on the topics of young people ‘s literature, emotional education, toys and games and creative writing.