Kids Really Do Need Time to Rest and Reflect!

Tiger Mothers and other parents who are ambitious for their children’s academic success, take heed! Your child isn’t necessarily being lazy when she tells you her brain needs a rest. There’s some interesting new research showing that overtraining without ample time for rest and reflection reduces learning:

http://rspb.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/early/2012/08/08/rspb.2012.1423.full

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