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posted by n1 on Friday June 13 2014, @09:48AM   Printer-friendly
from the we-could-start-a-riot dept.

In contrast to the modern trend of helicopter parenting and safety-first playgrounds, one school in New Zealand has decided to completely do away with rules during recess playtime to great effect. They aren't alone in this reversal, some of which can be justified by a study showing that children who injured themselves by falling from heights grow up to be less fearful of heights than those who weren't hurt.

 
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  • (Score: 0) by Anonymous Coward on Saturday June 14 2014, @04:03PM

    by Anonymous Coward on Saturday June 14 2014, @04:03PM (#55323)

    This made laugh harder than it should have, considering what it is referencing.