This article reports on a research study which explores how multiple recess periods may benefit students academically when they return to class.Source:
Marva Hinton, Education Week, March 31, 2016Description:
Some schools in Texas are going against the grain when it comes to recess. Instead of cutting it out like many districts do in order to spend more time on core subjects, they’re adding additional recess periods. Six elementary schools in the state are participating in the LiiNK (Let’s Inspire Innovation ‘N Kids)
Project, a research study on the effects of kids having multiple recess periods a day.Read the full article here!