Tag Archives: Health

The influence of policy

According to a new study published in the journal Pediatrics, policy can play a significant role in improving the health of our children. Researchers examined the weight statuses of students from schools in states with strict competitive food regulations in comparison to schools in states with more relaxed competitive food regulations. The results? Students that lived in higher-regulation states weighed less. Food for thought! 

Article abstract can be found here

3LK at CLK

What a great final day of SFT programming at CLK Elementary school! Here is Mrs. Kinnunen, a Kindergarden teacher and healthy living advocate, explaining the school’s efforts to encourage students to explore the world through Living, Learning and Loving their hometown.

And some photos from the day:

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