Fitness and Academic Performance are Linked

Researchers from two state agencies say fitness and academic performance are linked, however  they cannot prove definitively that exercise and physical fitness make kids smarter. The study, unveiled Thursday during a gym class at Seaman Middle School in Topeka, was...

Measuring Hope, Engagement and Well-Being In Students

All too often, education officials rely on academic measurements and test scores to record student success rates; one district will focus on measuring hope, engagement and well-being this year to determine students’ overall academic success this school year. In...