New Haven elementary schools give all kids recess, everyday

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The New Haven Independent just published a story entitled "New Recess Rules Kick In" which details the implementation of recess for kids in all grades pre-k to 5 as required by a new Conneticut state law. Included in the article are some challenges and concerns for schools who are now required to provide daily recess for their students. Read the whole story here.

Playworks knows that recess can be tough, but we are here to help get you on track. We can help schools and districts plan a high-functioning recess complete with a variety of offerings from our professional development programs

Your school can be use the power of play to bring out the best in every kid and Playworks can help you create a place for every kid on your playground. Let's work together to make sure that every kid has fun and is part of the game!

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