Dallas ISD Trustee Dan Micciche, who represents East Dallas schools in the Bryan Adams High School feeder pattern, is bringing his concerns about elementary school recess before the board at a briefing this afternoon.
“I am told that some schools provide for recess on a regular basis and some don’t,” Micciche says. “I am also told that recess is sometimes skipped in order to spend more time on academics or test preparation or withheld as a punishment.”
Micciche hopes to make daily recess mandatory at all of the district’s elementary schools. Dallas Morning News has the full story.
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