academics & physical activity

How incorporating physical literacy is helping kids have academic success

How incorporating physical literacy is helping kids have academic success
March 22, 2017 No Comments »

Movement augments learning by stimulating neural activity Read More »

Move to Learn boosts reading and physical literacy for preschoolers

Move to Learn boosts reading and physical literacy for preschoolers
December 8, 2016 2 Comments »

Pilot program has been offered in four Southern Ontario communities Read More »

Math plus movement equals better learning for kids

Math plus movement equals better learning for kids
March 8, 2016 No Comments »

Mixing exercise with math and science nets better grades Read More »

These kids get to ski to school, and at recess and lunch, too

These kids get to ski to school, and at recess and lunch, too
December 18, 2014 No Comments »

The benefits of riding a chairlift to school everyday Read More »

If getting kids physically active increases their academic scores, why is it not being done in every Canadian school?

If getting kids physically active increases their academic scores, why is it not being done in every Canadian school?
October 6, 2014 5 Comments »

Only good can come of regular, daily physical activity in schools Read More »

Physically active kids are better at science

Physically active kids are better at science
January 14, 2014 No Comments »

UK study finds connection between good grades and physical activity Read More »

Why Finland’s children are so successful

Why Finland’s children are so successful
August 29, 2013 No Comments »

A model for achievement we should all look at Read More »

Cutting PE from schools hurts kids in more ways than one

Cutting PE from schools hurts kids in more ways than one
August 21, 2013 No Comments »

A lack of physical activity is detrimental to both your child's health and academic performance Read More »