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Let’s Play helps kids in wheelchairs to develop physical literacy

Let’s Play helps kids in wheelchairs to develop physical literacy
March 3, 2014 No Comments »

A unique program for kids with mobility impairments Read More »

Should boys be allowed to roughhouse with girls?

Should boys be allowed to roughhouse with girls?
October 31, 2013 No Comments »

The answer might surprise you 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 »

Kids playing with other kids may be the cure to the obesity epidemic

Kids playing with other kids may be the cure to the obesity epidemic
August 16, 2013 1 Comment »

Children are healthier when they engage in activities together Read More »

How to raise a runner

How to raise a runner
July 15, 2013 No Comments »

Keep runners running, and get non-runners outdoors and moving, too Read More »

Quiz for dad: Are you an active role model?

Quiz for dad: Are you an active role model?
June 12, 2013 No Comments »

Here's an easy way to find out if you're spending enough active time with your kids Read More »

7 C’s of resilience

7 C’s of resilience
April 4, 2013 No Comments »

How free play can help children be successful Read More »

Let your children have a summer of play

Let your children have a summer of play
July 26, 2012 1 Comment »

Unstructured play is essential to positive childhood development Read More »

Why do children quit playing sports?

Why do children quit playing sports?
July 9, 2012 No Comments »

Q: Why do children quit playing sports? The main reason children say they quit is because they don’t have the skills to play. They feel “useless” or “pathetic”. They get laughed at or harshly criticized. You can prevent that from ... Read More »

Taking risks on the playground

Taking risks on the playground
June 29, 2012 No Comments »

Non-sporty mom Sara Smeaton takes a seat and watches Read More »