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September 23, 2014

Study Finds Academic Benefits for Children's Physical Activities

Among both boys and girls, physical activity during recess in 1st grade was directly correlated to reading fluency through 1st and 2nd grades.

March 17, 2014

New Book Studies 'The Art of Play'

How children play is endlessly fascinating to educators, but how do children themselves think about play?

March 12, 2014

Making the Case for Increased Playtime in Schools

A Commentary in a recent issue of Education Week makes the case that increasing playtime in schools will help improve students' focus and academic performance while cutting back on behavior issues.



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