When it comes to education, there are numerous critical issues that need to be addressed in 2014, and these are ten of them.
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January 10, 2014
September 11, 2013
Higher levels of aerobic fitness can bolster a child's ability to learn and remember information, according to a new study.
August 13, 2013
Researchers found that a CDC health program implemented at Indiana schools resulted in increased physical-activity opportunities for students.
July 11, 2013
The prevalence of childhood overweight and obesity in the state dropped from 43 percent in 2005 to 37.3 percent in 2011, a 13.3 percent decrease that was dubbed statistically significant.
April 29, 2013
Researchers in Canada have found that moderate-to-vigorous physical activity may have a greater impact on certain risk factors in children than overall sedentary time.
April 25, 2013
Thousands of students across the U.S. are participating in the six-week World Fit Walk program in an effort to reverse the effects of childhood obesity.
April 19, 2013
A majority of parents and K-12 educators report the need for mandatory health and physical education in schools, according to a new survey by KidsHealth in the Classroom.
February 25, 2013
Michelle Obama will celebrate the third anniversary of her Let's Move initiative with a focus on healthy habits and the program's accomplishments since launching in 2010.
January 30, 2013
Obese and overweight children can minimize their likelihood of being obese later in life through modest weight loss, a study finds.
January 22, 2013
Coca-Cola joined the anti-obesity discussion with ads showcasing what they have done in the last 15 years to help people make better choices.