Partnering with a University for Health and Fitness

An intermediate school is partnering with a university for health and fitness to help parents and children fight childhood obesity. At Carrigan School in West Haven Connecticut, students and families are learning about nutrition and active lifestyles with help from...

Health and Fitness Part of Students Daily Routine

Schools  are making health and fitness part of students daily routine by taking part in the Take 5 for Life program.  In Hammond, Indiana,Take 5 for Life is the exercise-nutrition program Community Hospital Fitness Pointe first introduced to Northwest Indiana...

Happier and Healthier Students with Fitness Program

School districts are discovering that its possible to have happier and healthier students with a fitness program that focuses on weight loss, and developing athletic skills as well as eating right.  At   Arroyo Grande High School, Gail Varvel, P.E. teacher,  developed...