Why Physical Activity is Vital for Academic Success
The Wonder of Brain Breaks
- Date: 01/12/2016 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
- Location: Missoula County Public Schools Admin. Bldg.
215 South 6th Street West
Missoula, Montana 59801
Why Physical Activity is Vital for Academic Success will present current research on why physical activity is an important element of academic success. Brain research will be presented that verifies the impact of physical activity that "lights up the brain" to improve attentional allocation (the ability to refocus). National and local data will be presented along with training in three models that can be incorporated into instructional time: Take 10!, Brain Breaks and SQORD.
Time: 4-6 PM
Register: Montana Professional Development Portal https://pd4montana.hrmplus.net
Course # 5351
Contact: Mary McCourt, Missoula City-County Health Depart., 258-3889