Schools play a unique role in physical activity opportunities

Schools play a unique role in physical activity opportunities

Just Get Active Research   Research Schools play a unique role in physical activity opportunities Schools represent an advantageous opportunity to promote physical activity in children. Literally they have a “captured audience.” The ability to carve...
Academics and Physical Activity in Schools

Academics and Physical Activity in Schools

Just Get Active Research   Research Academics and Physical Activity in Schools Physical activity has academic benefits as well. The California Department of Education looked at students’ health fitness scores on the FITNESSGRAM and compared them to the...
Exercise and Learning

Exercise and Learning

Just Get Active Exercise & Learning   John Ratey MD & Paul Zientarski - (2015) EXERCISE EFFECTS ON BRAIN AND MUSCLE “exercise to the brain is similar functionally to exercise to the muscle – that is, the more you use it the more you can...