Building local capacity to help West African children achieve their greatest potential

Early Childhood Development Initiative (ECDI) is a non-profit organization established
to promote optimal early childhood care and education for West African children 0 - 6 years.


The Importance of Play in Pre-primary Education

An ECDI-UNICEF Play-based Advocacy Video
Research shows that children learn best through play. This video offers guidance in the organization of learning environments to support better outcomes for children. The components of the video include an overview of the importance of play in early learning, circle time, the use of learning areas and teacher - child perspectives.

Developed with funding from LEGO Foundation, this video is one of six titles.

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