Finalist

No Time for Play
Data Journalism
SMALL NEWSROOM

Source: KUOW Puget Sound Public Radio

The three-part radio series No Time For Play examines how schools in the Seattle area are increasingly limiting kids’ physical activity and play times.

No Time For Play

Comments from the Judges: 

“KUOW reporter Ann Dornfeld created an important database where none had existed before, demonstrating impressive creativity, doggedness and lots of smart, hard work”

“[T]errific digging and data collection on a really important issue – physical activity and recess among elementary schools. This is watchdog journalism at its best”

EWA is grateful to the College Board for its generous support of the 2016 National Awards for Education Reporting.