Tag Archives: Physical Education

Trump Backs Off Plan To Defund Special Olympics

[Source:  Disability Scoop] After his education secretary spent three days fiercely defending a plan to eliminate federal funding for Special Olympics, President Donald Trump reversed course. Trump told reporters late Thursday that his administration will support continued federal funding of … Continue reading


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Participating in Sports During Childhood May Have Long-Term Benefits for Bone Health

[Source:  Science Daily] Participation in an organized sport during childhood and adolescence is associated with bone mass at 20 years of age, according to a Journal of Bone and Mineral Research study. In the study that followed 984 children into young … Continue reading


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Hot, New Job! Adaptive Physical Education Teacher – APE

Call Today at 866-733-4278, text us at 662-524-9099, or   Click HERE to Apply PediaStaff is hiring!  School-Based Special Education Teacher, Adapted Physical Education APE for SY18/19 in Monterey. Central California is home to beautiful destinations such as Carmel-By-the-Sea, the Monterey … Continue reading


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Hot Jobs! Adaptive Physical Education Teachers – Monterey and San Mateo County, CA

Call Today at 866-733-4278, text us at 662-524-9099 or   Click HERE to Apply PediaStaff is hiring!   School-Based Special Education Teachers, Adapted Physical Education APE for SY17/18 for both Monterey and San Mateo County, California. *  Elementary Schoool *  Full time position … Continue reading


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What’s a Kid’s Ability to Think? Study Finds Weight and Activity Level Matter

[Source:  Medical X-Press] Weight and physical activity levels are both factors in a child’s ability to acquire and use knowledge, a new study finds. “The question this paper asks that has not been asked before is whether it is just … Continue reading


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