Environmental Change

Learning Landscapes


Initiative Description: Culturally tailor schoolyard play spaces into colorful multi-use playgrounds using the Learning Landscapes Program.

Study Results: Greater utilization of play space and increase in overall PA.

Reference: Anthamatten, P., Brink, L., Lampe, S., Greenwood, E., Kingston, B., & Nigg, C. (2011). An assessment of schoolyard renovation strategies to encourage children’s physical activity.
Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 8:27.

Level of Evidence: 3 out of 5 stars Very Good