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Teens Aren't Getting Nearly Enough Exercise At School
By Lisa Rapaport, Reuters
During school hours, teens get a measly 23 minutes of activity per day.
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Rapper. Activist. Lover. Human.
Is everything perfect? No, the stakes in my life have never been higher. The weight of my decisions is physical. My failures are historical, but I'm prepared for them. I'm ready for what the world wants to throw at me because I've seen it at its worst, and I kept going.
I Support Slashing Our Schools' Gym Class Budget
I've been told by people involved in physical education that gym class has changed since when I was a kid in the 1980s. Now it's about individual achievement and exercise programs. It wasn't like that when I was a kid.
I'm Tired Of Being Judged In Gym Class
I can't focus on the fact that if I don't put my hands up and run after the ball, I will get a bad gym grade. I'm not thinking about the concept of gym being factored into my GPA, the most important three letters in a high school student's life. All I can think about is "run away."
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What I'll Never Forget About My '70s Gym Class
Late Boom, Early X
I believe the proper term is physical education, but in 1970s Chicago it was called gym class or simply gym.
Hey, It's OK If You Hate Gym Class
The Playground Is a Classroom Too
Anita L. DeFrantz
International Olympic Committee, member
We must remember that not all learning takes place in the classroom. Youngsters are more apt to learn to negotiate disagreements among themselves on a field of play than in a classroom.
NYC Parents Angry After School Cuts Gym Class
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Spinning Class -- Exercise for the 'Lazy'
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Authors, Goldman Sachs: The Culture of Success
When I attended BlogHer12 this summer and heard Katie Couric describe herself as "lazy" (regarding exercise) yet willing to ride a stationary bike in a spinning class, I began to wonder if this might be a good workout for me since I'm a little lazy, too.
The Kids Are Outside (Alright!): The Importance of Physical Education to a Mom
Shira Hirschman Weiss
Writer, Blogger, Regular contributor to local newpapers in Ber...
The Wii, the iPod, the iPad, the laptop, Cartoon Network... I couldn't be happier that school finally started and their school stresses a curriculum of physical education three times per week.
Smell That? Kids Are Showering Less After Gym Class
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