P.E. plays key role in academic readiness

Dec. 26, 2016

Data confirming the direct correlation between active, healthy students and academic achievement continues to mount, further demonstrating the growing importance that physical education plays in schools.

“Physical activity can have both immediate and long-term benefits on academic performance,” a report published by Active Living Research found in 2015. “Almost immediately after engaging in physical activity, children are better able to concentrate on classroom tasks, which can enhance learning.” Read More

More D.C. schools getting into the spirit

June 28, 2016Washington D.C. Public Schools

By Jen Ohlson

One of the best things about working on a team that goes above and beyond everyday expectations to further its mission is to check out what our partners, like the Washington D.C. Public Schools, are doing or have accomplished on their journey.

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