Updated Jan 2, 2015

Resources

(Just added) www.healthychildren.org

2014 US Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JLpmccpK_2s&feature=youtu.be

CDC Comprehensive School Physical Activity Programs: A Guide for Schools: <http://www.cdc.gov/healthyyouth/physicalactivity/cspap.htm

 CDC School Health Guidelines to Promote Healthy Eating and Physical Activity: <http://www.cdc.gov/healthyyouth/npao/strategies.htm>   

CDC Youth Physical Activity Guidelines Toolkit: <http://www.cdc.gov/healthyyouth/physicalactivity/guidelines.htm>

Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans Midcourse Report: Strategies to Increase Physical Activity Among Youth: <http://www.health.gov/paguidelines/midcourse/

Shape America: <http://www.shapeamerica.org/> 

Presidential Youth Fitness Program: <http://www.pyfp.org/

Let's Move! Active Schools: <http://www.letsmove.gov/active-schools

National Football League’s Play 60 movement: http://www.nfl.com/play60 

www.kids.gov


Research and Data

   The Association Between School-Based Physical Activity, Including Physical Education, and Academic Performance: 

       <http://www.cdc.gov/healthyyouth/health_and_academics/pdf/pa-pe_paper.pdf

   CDC Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS): <http://www.cdc.gov/healthyyouth/yrbs/index.htm

   CDC School Health Profiles (Profiles): <http://www.cdc.gov/healthyyouth/profiles/index.htm

   CDC School Health Policies and Practices Study: <http://www.cdc.gov/healthyyouth/shpps/index.htm