TITLE

Get up and move!

AUTHOR(S)
Nast, Phil
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
NEA Today;Spring2012, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article suggests that teachers should have students exercise during the school day, even when physical education classes have been cut, because it can have a positive effect on student behavior, achievement and test scores, and reduce misbehavior. The article provides advice on what kind of exercise to try, including aerobic, weight training, and Tai Chi. The article reports success stories from Naperville High School, Charleston Progressive Academy, and Enders Road Elementary School.
ACCESSION #
75044256

 

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