Children who get more exercise also tend to do better in school, whether the exercise comes as recess, physical education classes or getting exercise on the way to school, according to an international study.
The findings, published in the Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, come as U.S. schools in general cut physical activity time in favor of more academic test preparation.
Do kids these days need more exercise?
Yes, and less TV
Computer knowledge is more important that exercise
My children get plenty
Times have changed