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Sustained participation in afterschool activities during kindergarten through fifth grades is linked to higher math scores

 

Sustained participation in afterschool activities during kindergarten through fifth grades is linked to higher math scores, with low-income students reaping especially large benefits, says a report on the value of afterschool programs by researchers at the University of California/Irvine. Other correlated benefits include better work ethic and higher grades.

03/31/2014