Active Living in...
Research shows that students who move more are better learners. By working with our school partners to create more bikes lanes, reduce speed limits on narrow streets and provide off-street biking and walking paths to schools, we get students to move more on their way to school. We also promote opportunities for students to be more active during the school day.
Click here to watch a short news clip featuring the active schools work of one of our SHIP school partners.
- Brooklyn Center Community Schools Mindful Videos
Brooklyn Center Community Schools has released a new training video series for mindful movement in the school setting. They cover the why incorporating mindful movement into the school setting is important, the practical application of it through a series of videos that can be accessed here:
- Ohio University
Physical fitness keeps your body healthy, and it can also help your mental health. Learn how to get kids of all ages up and moving.
- Adolescent & School Health
Whole school, whole community, whole child. A collaborative approach to learning and health.
- Alliance for a Healthier Generation
You can be a champion for the youth in your area in a way that makes sense to you and fits your commitment level.
- Learning Zone Xpress
Source of health, nutrition and life skills education resources, including affordable educational posters, handouts, incentives, DVDs and more.
- We Can!
We Can! (Ways to Enhance Children’s Activity & Nutrition) is a national movement designed to give parents, caregivers, and entire communities a way to help children 8 to 13 years old stay at a healthy weight
- Fuel Up to Play 60
Fuel Up to Play 60 is an in-school nutrition and physical activity program launched by National Dairy Council and NFL, in collaboration with the USDA, to help encourage today’s youth to lead healthier lives.