The research is clear. Children need recess. It benefits every aspect of childhood
development—physical development, of course, but also social, emotional and ...
School and parents should understand why kids need recess. Recess can
benefit kids in social, physical and brain development, thus shall never be
Why Kids Need Recess and Exercise. Researchers, educators and parents are
realizing that not only is exercise good for kids—it is crucial. Find out why.
Apr 3, 2012 ... More and more researchers, educators, and parents are realizing that not only is
playground time good for kids -- it is crucial. Here's why it just ...
According to the United Nations, the opportunity for play and recreation is a
fundamental human right of every child:
There was no recess at her children's school until last year when Torres and
others lobbied and got a 10-minute break for the kids once a day. "They need to ...
The research, however, is clear: Children need recess, the benefits of which
range across developmental domains. Following are just seven reasons why, if
Some schools have responded by cutting back on playtime so students can ... As
the pressure mounts for schools to increase academic learning, recess is ...
We need a longer recess!!! Longer recess for sure!! I think longer recess because
kids even in 8th grade get way to hyper sitting in a classroom all day. I think ...
Feb 14, 2014 ... Recess is one period in the day that many students don't want to miss. Yet with all
the pressures on increasing test scores, schools have cut ...