Physical activity provides psychological, academic, and health benefits for school-aged youth. However, many young people do not engage in physical activity due to disabilities, bullying, and body image concerns, among other reasons. Class topics include: benefits and barriers of physical activity, anti-discrimination policies in youth sports, and promotion of equitable and safe physical activity environments in schools.
Special Topics - Psychological & Academic Benefits of Sports and Physical Activity for Youth
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 to Thursday, December 29, 2016