Trim Recess? Some Schools Hold On To Child’s Play

Trim Recess? Some Schools Hold On To Child’s Play
November 07, 2013
http://www.npr.org/2013/11/07/243713419/trim-recess-some-schools-hold-on-to-childs-play

Playworks, a nonprofit that works with low-income area schools in California and across the country.
http://www.playworks.org

A growing body of research shows that play is fundamental to kids’ development by promoting social interaction, exploration and creativity.
https://franzcalvo.wordpress.com/category/creativity

California mandates 400 minutes of recess a month

The school helps pay for part of the program, which costs about $30,000 per year, with federal school money targeting low-income areas.