TITLE

Backpack burden

AUTHOR(S)
Coles, Adrienne D.
PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
Education Week;10/18/2000, Vol. 20 Issue 7, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that school districts have been asked to come up with guidelines for the safe use of backpacks by students in the United States. Survey showing the increase in patients complaining of back and shoulder pain caused by heavy backpacks; School policy limiting backpack use during the school day.
ACCESSION #
3759212

 

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