Research shows more recess improves learning outcomes

Professor Debbie Rhea

Professor Debbie Rhea

Recess is so much more than monkey bars and freeze tag, and Debbie Rhea, professor of kinesiology, associate dean for Health Sciences and Research and director of the LiiNK Project, is leading the movement to add more mandatory recesses for a half-dozen schools in North Texas. Learn more about the LiiNK Project in this story that aired Dec. 15 on KERA-FM: http://keranews.org/post/recess-decline-some-schools-are-bucking-trend.