Kids Need to Move to Learn

NBC really gets a big high five from me today. Millions of people watch their program, Today, each morning, and it’s so encouraging to know that this was the spot they all saw today.

They nail so many essential points here – Kids need to move to learn. In this era of high-stakes testing, where teachers’ jobs and school’s budgets ride on how well kids can engage with and memorize core curriculum, programs like this one – a “Read and Ride” initiative – can not only get results for those adults in the picture; they get results for the kids. Better days at school, better health, better energy, and a whole lot more reading!