May 24, 2017

New Study Shows Impact of Recess ›

Adult interactions play a key role in recess outcomes.

January 29, 2015

Data Suggests Recess Has Strong Implications for School Climate ›

New research demonstrates that a high-functioning recess can contribute to a positive school climate in low-income elementary schools.

July 24, 2014

To Get More Exercise, Let Children Play Outside ›

Study shows children who spend more time outdoors after school, get more moderate to vigorous physical activity

July 7, 2013

We’re in the Superpower Business ›

How Recess Can Unlock a Child’s Strengths

May 29, 2013

Schools Should Provide Students with 30+ Minutes of Physical Activity Each Day ›

An Institute of Medicine report recommends schools provide children with more than 50 percent of the needed 60 minutes of daily physical activity

May 13, 2013

A Great Recess = a Better School Day, New Research Shows ›

Randomized control study finds students at Playworks schools experience less bullying, feel safer, return to classroom quicker, and are more physically active