[R-0156] S1. Laws, Policies, Procedures, and Ethical Principles

Citation: Play It Safe Playgrounds and Park Equipment. (2013). Understanding ADA access on your playground: What is required? Webpage. Available from site [or enter “Understanding ADA access on your playground: What is required ” in your search window].

Abstract: This webpage provides information on the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) as it relates to playground design.

Integration: The information presented in this video fits well with content presented in Child Development and Health, Safety, and Nutrition.

Content Focus: Accessibility; Americans with Disabilities Act; Child Development; Health, Safety, and Nutrition; Playgrounds

Notes: Have students use the Public Playground Accessibility Checklist found at this webpage to review a local public play area. You may also pair content on this webpage with the video Recreation Today: PlayAbilities: ADA Accessible Playgrounds.