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Why so many kids can't sit still in school today

posted Jul 27, 2014, 1:11 PM by LIFT Homeschool Schoolhouse   [ updated Jul 27, 2014, 1:14 PM ]

Angela Hanscom, a pediatric occupational therapist and the founder of TimberNook, a nature-based development program designed to foster creativity and independent play outdoors in New England, suggests yet another reason more children are being diagnosed with ADHD, whether or not they really have it: the amount of time kids are forced to sit while they are in school.