Study Shows Recess Should be put back into the Swing of Things:
With all of the emphasis on testing it’s easy to forget a part of the school day that a recent study suggests is equally important …recess.
Author of the study and member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Catherine Ramstetter, said that recess breaks as short as 10 minutes have shown to improve children’s learning efficiency during the rest of the school hour.
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