child development

Girls activity programs: Don’t let your daughter get shortchanged

Girls activity programs: Don’t let your daughter get shortchanged
August 24, 2016 6 Comments »

Like boys, they need to learn fundamental movement skills from an early age Read More »

Splish splash: how parent and baby aquafit classes inspire physical literacy

Splish splash: how parent and baby aquafit classes inspire physical literacy
June 19, 2016 No Comments »

An important lifelong skill that you and your child can bond over Read More »

Kids’ screen time, inactivity, and the growing ‘sleepidemic’

Kids’ screen time, inactivity, and the growing ‘sleepidemic’
June 16, 2016 No Comments »

This vicious cycle is adversely affecting our children's well being Read More »

Dancing may help kids develop socio-emotional skills like empathy

Dancing may help kids develop socio-emotional skills like empathy
June 14, 2016 No Comments »

Evidence shows possible improvements in acceptance, cooperation, and collaboration Read More »

Kids of all abilities get added benefits through activities that develop physical literacy

Kids of all abilities get added benefits through activities that develop physical literacy
May 17, 2016 No Comments »

Skills developed can improve several quality of life factors Read More »

Child care centre starts kids on physical literacy journey

Child care centre starts kids on physical literacy journey
May 15, 2016 No Comments »

A new pilot program gives children 1-5 an active start in motor skill development Read More »

Talent development vs. talent identification: Give kids a chance

Talent development vs. talent identification: Give kids a chance
February 29, 2016 1 Comment »

Pre-teen years should emphasize skills development for all Read More »

Canucks Autism Network delivers physical literacy

Canucks Autism Network delivers physical literacy
February 15, 2016 No Comments »

Life-changing recreation, sports, and arts programs for kids Read More »

Outdoor time as important as “academics” for preschoolers

Outdoor time as important as “academics” for preschoolers
February 8, 2016 No Comments »

Why it's vital for a child's growth and development Read More »

Relative age and developmental age: Is your child getting shortchanged?

Relative age and developmental age: Is your child getting shortchanged?
February 1, 2016 1 Comment »

Physical, mental, and emotional maturation of children varies greatly Read More »