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Recess before lunch program behind better student health, behavior

Myrtle Avenue School in Lamont holds a recess for students to exercise before lunch, and it has improved their health and behavior, according to school officials and advocates. “What we found out is that our kids have less time to get in trouble. So my referrals during lunch period have gone down.” Read more about the unique program in Kern County, on South Kern Sol.

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This entry was posted on April 3, 2016 by in Print, South Kern Sol and tagged , , .

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