[Susan notes: Kudos to Krashen. We must speak up for student time-OFF-Task every chance we get, particularly if it involves letting them get up and move around.]
To the editor
Columnist Jay Mathews and some school officials are disturbed because Fairfax County School District high students get 90 minutes a week recess ("High-schoolers' 'recess': Benefit or brain drain?" Feb. 6). Some students, they claim, are simply taking it easy during this time, not studying.
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