Grant winner Roosevelt K-8's 100 Mile Club program launch draws Superintendent of Boston Public Schools, Former New England Patriots player Jermaine Wiggins, & more on 10/15/13.
Read the press release.
One Thousand Active Schools Across 50 States
ASAP is proud to share our full list of Acceleration Grant recipients who have made a committment to getting their students active each and every day. Is your school among them?
Check out the full list here.
IOM concludes schools "can and should play major role in getting kids active"
On Thursday, May 23 the Institute of Medicine released a new report, "Educating the Student Body: Taking Physical Activity & Physical Education to Schools." Among the findings: "Active kids show greater attention, have faster cognitive processing speed, & perform better on standardized tests". Find the full report here.
100 Mile Club & Fuel Up to Play 60 Team Up for Success
How can you amplify the success of your school wellness program? Partner it with another winner! Cascade Christian School is Frederickson, WA ramps up student movement with both 100 Mile Club & Fuel Up to Play 60. Read their story.
100 Mile Club Now Featured in Fuel Up to Play 60 Playbook
ASAP has teamed up with our friends at Fuel Up to Play 60 to bring the 100 Mile Club program to 2014-15 edition of the Fuel Up to Play 60 Playbook. Schools can apply for Funds for Fuel Up to Play 60 to help implement this award-winning and inclusive program. The application deadline is November 5, 2014.