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Adult interactions play a key role in recess outcomes.
May 24, 2017
A new study published in the Health Research Journal examined Playworks’ approach to recess and concluded that “recess plays a critical role in school culture. Recess can impact student–... »
October 19, 2016
Meet new physical activity requirements without sacrificing instruction timeIf you are a principal or district administrator in Tennessee, you probably spent this summer pouring over your... »
Disney's Forever in Your Mind and tennis star Sloane Stephens help kick off Playworks' Rock Star Recess Concert Event
September 12, 2016
Back to school just got a lot cooler, with the chance for your school to win a "Rock Star Recess" powered by Playworks, with games, prizes, surprise guests, and a musical performance from ... »
Help every child feel welcome back to school this fall
August 9, 2016
This fall new students and new classrooms mean children need some help adjusting. We can help make this easier by playing games to help children get to know each other. Here are six games... »
Play during schooltime improved students' behavior and academic performance
June 17, 2016
Recess matters, and educators are taking note. California Educator, the magazine of the California Teachers Association, featured Playworks on the cover of their May/June 2016 issue.Why... »