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Recess key to kids doing better in school

Posted By -NO AUTHOR- On 01/04/2012 @ 9:14 pm In Education,Front Page | Comments Disabled

Children who get more exercise also tend to do better in school, whether the exercise comes as recess, physical education classes or getting exercise on the way to school, according to an international study.

The findings, published in the Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, come as U.S. schools in general cut physical activity time in favor of more academic test preparation.


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