Recess Benefits


There are many benefits to recess.  This section will present reports, research, and articles on the topic of recess benefits.



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School Recess Benefits- A study from Stanford University

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Stanford research published in the “Journal of School Health” shows the benefits to children and the school climate when well-organized recess is part of the school day. Credit: Shutterstock
A high-quality recess program can help students feel more engaged, safer and positive about the school day, according to Stanford research.




Benefits of Recess

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