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About the Course

In this course you will find a comprehensive overlook of healthy practices in public schools in the USA, including: physical activity and nutrition in the school setting. We will review the basics of some of the regulatory programs found in the United States that support healthy students through nutrition education and nutrition programs. You will be able to explain some of the nutritional components such as, alternatives to the use of Sugar-Sweetened Beverages. Many of these principles can be applied to students in schools throughout the globe. You will understand how the schools can support physical activity throughout the day and how they can effectively offer physical education. Learners will be able to explain MVPA, or moderate to vigorous physical activity. They will identify this as the newest method for measuring and evaluating what counts as physical activity in terms of METs. Participants in the course will be able to explain the science behind the recommended "60 minutes of Physical Activity" and what counts toward MVPA both during and outside of the school day. Learners will be able to evaluate and explain how what students eat and how they exercise impacts student success. We will provide you with information to help you to promote the teamwork that it takes to implement successful nutritional and physical activity programs. Our discussion will include where to find and how to develop community support and encourage family participation. Later in the course you will understand how attendance impacts student success. Together we will look at real-life examples of programs in a school setting and this will help you to recognize what impact you can have on improving the health and success of students in your own community....

Top reviews

AB

Sep 17, 2020

It was so interesting and got to know many things, how our diet plan should be and how one can start PA and PE in school or college. it was really so helpul . THANK YOU SO MUCH.

ST

Apr 15, 2020

I enjoyed going through the videos and course materiel. Indeed, I got lot of insights, which I can practically implement at school sports development segment.

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By Akila. g

Oct 20, 2020

good knowledge

By Fernando A

Oct 02, 2020

muy buen curso

By Shashank K S

Aug 09, 2020

Awesome course

By PAVAN D

Apr 26, 2020

Learning sense

By BOULASSEL A

Sep 30, 2020

Thanks a lots

By Qureshi H F S H

Sep 14, 2020

very helpful.

By BHAVYA B

Aug 21, 2020

Great course!

By Belsiya B K

Aug 10, 2020

very helpful

By Akshi C J

Sep 23, 2020

Good course

By Chitrakara H

Jun 27, 2020

GOOD COURSE

By Niveditha

May 11, 2020

Nice course

By DR.B.SELVAMUTHUKRISHNAN

May 05, 2020

NICE COURSE

By Sujit g

Apr 27, 2020

Good course

By Wakchaure R L

Apr 26, 2020

Good course

By Semih K

Sep 21, 2020

awosome :)

By Dr. R E M

Sep 19, 2020

Very good

By Sergio B C

Aug 24, 2020

Very Good

By DEVIKA M S

Aug 04, 2020

Excellent

By JOHN S

Jul 29, 2020

Excellent

By SACHIN S C

May 24, 2020

Excellent

By Adesh s z

Apr 27, 2020

Very Good

By Emma I R

Dec 03, 2019

Very good

By SUMATHI J

Jul 04, 2020

Awesome

By Puja K

Jul 21, 2020

good

By Ch L

Jun 09, 2020

Nice