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Active Classrooms- Increasing Movement Opportunities for Students
Date: February 17, 2021
Time: 8:00pm ET/ 5:00pm PT
Duration: 1 hour
Speaker: Tanya Freeman, Thomas Knight, Matt Levine
About the Webinar
Evidence shows that physically active classrooms improve academics and increase physical activity levels for students. Classrooms offer additional opportunities for meeting daily activity requirements and as well as anchoring academic concepts, integrating SEL concepts and improving on-task behavior. Join the next SPARK webinar to learn how to support teachers in providing more movement for students in the classroom setting.
Our panel of speakers will share their experience with active classrooms. Content includes:
• Real-world examples of successful classrooms activity
• Flexible seating and equipment such as pedal desks and balance boards
• Brain-based benefits of regular physical activity
• Activity lesson, brain boosters and energizers