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...

Healthy Students and Quality Education

Healthy students and quality education go hand in hand.  School districts are tending not only to the education of children, but to ensuring their good health as well.  “You can’t educate a child who isn’t healthy, and you can’t keep a child healthy who isn’t...

Combining Health and Education

The time has come for American schools to enter a new age of health and education.  This will involve many changes because learning does not involve just academics and health does not just involve doctors.  Youth need to be healthy in mind, body, spirit, emotions and...