Why Kids Shouldn’t Sit Still In Class

New York Times article referencing studies supporting The Newton School philosophy and emphasis on movement based learning.

Why Kids Shouldn’t Sit Still in Class

By DONNA DE LA CRUZ MARCH 21, 2017

Sit still. It’s the mantra of every classroom.  But that is changing as evidence builds that taking brief activity breaks during the day helps children learn and be more attentive in class, and a growing number of programs designed to promote movement are being adopted in schools. […]