As an education based society, we have increasing been pushing for more academics and less play at an earlier and earlier age. Play, however, is a highly underrated form of teaching and learning. I think we sometimes forget that people are learning every second of everyday. It never just stops. During our formative years, 0-5, our learning capabilities are in overdrive. Learning doesn't have to be boring though! In fact, we learn better when it's anything but boring.