We are staunch advocates of recess, but how many adults truly remember what recess is all about? It isn't just 20 minutes of mindless running and screaming. It's a time to create imaginary worlds, take on new personas, make friendships, break friendships, learn new skills, scrape a knee, engage in mischief, and much more.
"Recess Stories," a web series that bases its episodes on true stories, captures the delightful complexity of life on the playground. Take a look:
Please, remind us: Why are we taking this away from our kids?
See more episodes at recessstories.com.