Dec. 4, 2006

Overscheduled Kids


"World News" took a look at the issue of kids whose days are filled with one activity after the next, and whether it's good for them.

Read Lisa Stark's STORY by clicking HERE.

Experts and their studies have come down on both sides of the issue.

The American Academy of Pediatrics' urges parents to give children more play time.
    … You can read the group's REPORT by clicking HERE
    … and watch VIDEO of a member of the group by clicking HERE.

The Society for Research in Child Development concludes that organized activities are good for kids.
    … You can read the group's REPORT by clicking HERE
    … and watch VIDEO of one of the co-authors by clicking HERE.