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Research Support for Recess
The Need For Recess, 2019 (Policy Brief) by Olga Jarrett
Global Recess Alliance https://globalrecessalliance.org/
Rescuing Recess by Carleton Kendrick Ed.M., LCSW: Who are these grinches who want to eliminate school recess?
The Case for Recess, edited by Rhonda Clemons
MENTAL AND PHYSICAL HEALTH
Recess and Social Development by Tom Jambor
“How Recess Promotes Focus for ADHD Children” by Larry Silver, M.D.
The Power of Play by the American Academy of Pediatrics
The Crucial Role of Recess in Schools by the American Academy of Pediatrics
ROLE IN EDUCATION
Program Proves More Recess Improves Academic Performance and Behavior – SHAPEAMERICA.ORG
The Middle of the Day by Gail Healy
The Role of Recess in Children’s Cognitive Performance and School Adjustment by Anthony D. Pellegrini and Catherine M. Bohn