June 6, 2022

Outdoor Play is Vital to Child Development

In an age where everything is at the click of a button of our fingertip, it seems that technology has its grip on young children who need outside play more than ever.
May 4, 2022

Telling your story….

Advocacy is an all-year-long activity at the national, state, and local levels.  State Legislatures set their calendars and some meet year-round, annually, or bi-annually.  Local government, however, the closest to the constituents and where policy germinates never rest to meet the needs of their communities.
April 4, 2022

ALL IN for Advocacy

It starts with You!
March 8, 2022

Advocacy ABCs

Advocacy is a continuous process. Advocacy is not just passing legislation; it involves educating policymakers throughout the year about the importance of achieving health and wellness. The following advocacy tips are organized using the ABC’s but are not organized in the order that they occurred.
January 18, 2022

Steps for Creating a Live or Virtual Advocacy Day

When advocating for a particular cause, know what the problem is, and ways to solve it. Understand who the stakeholders are and educate legislators and key stakeholders on the importance of the cause by providing relevant information to the cause.
January 7, 2022

Let Your Voice Ring Out!

As Physical Literacy and Health Literacy professionals, it is important to advocate for quality Physical Education and Health Education in every school across the country to build healthy communities. Physical Education and Health Education classes are important for receiving information, cultivating critical thinking skills, inspiring imagination, and developing the skills needed to lead active and healthier lifestyles.