Greg Osterman wants the world to know he is a very healthy man. "When I first started running," Osterman said, "it was kind of a challenge. TNT uses coaches and mentors so participants can run or walk a marathon or half marathon, complete a triathlon, or cycle a 100-mile bike ride.
The Carole and Ray Neag Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology of the University of Connecticut Health Center are recruiting an assistant/associate professor for the Division of Gynecologic Oncology. This position will help build a regional center of excellence and fellowship program. For more information, go to http://agework.geron.org/c/job.cfm?vnet=0&site%5Fid=312&jb=6753055.
For Lawler, a veteran physical education teacher and coach, the day had started like most days. It was “Mile Run Day” in the Madison PE department. A few weeks before this particular day’s mile run, Lawler had picked up a newfangled device called a heart rate monitor.
Molarius and Janson demonstrate that because “self-rated health is an indicator of well-being, [and] quality of life”, middle-aged adults are largely preoccupied by these unavoidable health issues and are thus experiencing a decreased quality of life. In her article “Psychological Well-Being in Adult Life”, author Carol D. Ryff argues that, “we must define mental health as the presence of the positive” as our society’s “knowledge of psychological well-being persistently lags behind knowledge ...
Find out how you can get recycling bins at your school and set up a recycling program. Place an empty recycling bin at the end of each line and half of the recycling items at the beginning of each line. 1. On the go signal, both teams pass their recycling items down their line.
Place a recycling bin at the station and roll up a pair of socks to use as a ball. Students perform a set shot by shooting the sock ball into the recycling bin. Provide hand towels or dish towels to each student along with balls made of socks, recycled paper, or yarn.
We share the planet with millions of animals, insects, and birds, many of which are endangered. Activate your students’ interest in environmental issues through fun physical activities with 50 Games for Going Green. Challenge your students to identify other endangered animals and come up with an action.
Give each pair a stack of recycled paper and one lid per player. 2. Players use their plastic lids to hit the paper ball back and forth to each other, trying not to let it drop, while at the same time moving toward the recycling bin. 3. Once partners reach the recycling bin, they use their lids to hit their paper ball into the bin for a point.
Active Schools Program, an unprecedented collaboration among education, business, and government groups to bring physical activity back to America’s schools. Active Schools Program will provide simple steps and tools to help schools create active environments where students get 60 minutes of physical activity before, during, and after the school day. In addition, the U.S. Department of Education will continue to support both physical and nutrition education in schools by realigning its $80 ...
Active Schools Program—an unprecedented collaboration among education, business, and government groups to bring physical activity back to U.S. schools. Active Schools Program will provide simple steps and tools to help schools create active environments where students get 60 minutes of physical activity before, during, and after the school day. In addition, the U.S. Department of Education will continue to support both physical and nutrition education in schools by realigning its $80 million...