99% Invisible: Froebel's Gifts | KALW

99% Invisible: Froebel's Gifts

Aug 19, 2019

Today was the first day of school for kids in the San Francisco Unified School District. Some are going for the first time ever. For them, it’s the beginning of a 12+ year journey. It can be exciting. Emotional. But, do you ever wonder about the history of how little kids learn?

This is a shortened version of a story from 99% Invisible. Hear the full story about Froebel and how his ideas also influenced how children play outdoors at 99percentinvisible.org.