Partnership for a Healthier America Summit

March 13th, 2013

By Dr. Jim Sallis I just attended a highly-motivational PHA Summit, highlighted by a rousing talk from First Lady Michelle Obama.  I will share the big physical activity news at the Summit. There were three announcements. The first happened the previous week when PHA announced Let’s Move Active Schools. This is a partnership of several […]

SPARK Presentations at the 2013 AAHPERD Convention

March 12th, 2013

Below is a list of SPARK presentations at the 2013 AAHPERD Convention in Charlotte. And while you’re there, make sure to stop by the SPARK/Sportime booth to see the latest and greatest! We’re going to have a free-throw contest in our booth with a friendly east-west competition as well as a raffle for a iPad […]

Interested in Applying for the 2013 PEP Grant?

March 1st, 2013

The Carol M. White Physical Education Program (PEP) Grants are federally funded grants for school districts, after school programs and community based organizations to support standards-based physical education/activity and nutrition programs. The grants are for 3 years and are usually awarded annually (pending available funding). Please use the following guidelines to determine if your school […]