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WHAT’S NEW FROM ACTIVE SCHOOLS

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At Active Schools, our mission is to help schools provide kids with equitable access to physical activity throughout the day. But what happens when schools are closed and kids are learning at home? These are unprecedented times, and in this new era of “social distancing” many of our collective impact partners are stepping up to make their resources available to help parents and caretakers in an e-learning environment at home. Here are many free online movement resources for your family to stay physically active and mentally healthy – and have fun together. We hope they prove useful in filling your days at home with movement and even some fun.

FROM OUR PARTNERS

GRANT OPPORTUNITIES
Action for Healthy Kids has grants available for parents and educators! Deadline is 5/1. Learn more.
GameTime has funding available for healthy, active schools. Learn more.
Greenfields Outdoor Fitness School Incentive Program helps students build confidence. Deadline is 5/27. Learn more.
Good Sports Equipment Grants serve youth in economically disadvantaged areas of the country. Learn more. 
KIDS in the GAME has grants available to help schools implement their AMPED running program. Learn more.
Math & Movement has grants to host full day professional development trainings. Learn more.


RESOURCE CENTRAL
Safe Routes Partnership released their District Policy Workbook. Learn more.
CATCH Global Foundation has a video training series for including kids with Intellectual Disabilities in Physical Activity. Learn more.

As always, be sure to check out  special discounts and offers from our partners here!  


SWEEPSTAKES & CONTESTS
EduMotion presents the SIGNATURE MOVES contest for International Dance Day! Learn more.
GENYOUth‘s NFL FLAG-In-Schools offer is back. Apply from April 15 through May 20. Learn more.


GET INVOLVED
Yoga Foster is hosting webinars on mindful movement for test-taking and making the case to school leaders. Learn more.

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