Current Research

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The impact of health and health behaviours on educational outcomes in high-income countries: a review of the evidence

Published by: World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe

Published on: Saturday, January 1, 2011

The Association between School-Based Physical Activity, Including Physical Education, and Academic Performance

Published by: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services April 2010

Published on: Thursday, April 1, 2010

Enrollment in Physical Education Is Associated With Health-Related Behavior among High School Students

Published by: Rafael M. Tassitano, MSc a Mauro V.G. Barros, PhD b Maria C.M. Tenório, MSc c Jorge Bezerra, MSc d Alex A. Florindo, PhD e Rodrigo S. Reis, PhD

Published on: Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Fitness of Canadian children and youth: Results from the 2007-2009 Canadian Health Measures Survey

Published by: Mark S. Tremblay, Margot Shields, Manon Laviolette, Cora L. Craig, Ian Janssen and Sarah Connor Gorber

Published on: Friday, January 1, 2010

School-based physical activity programs for promoting physical activity and fitness in children and adolescents aged 6-18

Published by: Maureen Dobbins , Kara De Corby, Paula Robeson , Heather Husson, Daiva Tirilis

Published on: Wednesday, January 21, 2009

Children's Physical Fitness and Academic Performance

Published by: Wittberg, Richard A.; Northrup, Karen L.; Cottrel, Lesley

Published on: Thursday, January 1, 2009

Physical Literacy for Educators - Position Paper

Published by: James Mandigo, Ph.D. Nancy Francis, Ed.D. Ken Lodewyk, Ph.D. & Ron Lopez, B.PhEd. Brock University

Published on: Thursday, January 1, 2009

The Health Promoting School: Developing Indicators and an Evaluation Framework

Published by: Hana Saab, Don Klinger & Lyn Shulha

Published on: Thursday, January 1, 2009

Physically Active Play and Cognition - An Academic Matter?

Published by: American Journal of Play

Published on: Thursday, January 1, 2009

Physical Education: A portrait of current practice in Scottish schools and pre-school centres

Published by: HMIE

Published on: Wednesday, December 3, 2008