Field day activities should reinforce the message that exercise is fun. We’ve gathered ideas for traditional and not-so-traditional activities that will appeal to a wide range of children.
Ways to encourage some healthier habits.
These fun family programs encourage healthy choices.
Help your school community deal with cold and flu season—and the spread COVID-19—with these practical tips.
Tips for organizing a successful (and fun!) event.
No doubt, new food rules have changed the way kids snack at school. Here's a look at how it's affected some parent groups.
Free flyers, racing bibs, and other tools for your walkathon, jogathon, or otherwise named -athon fundraiser.
One school's annual event brings families and its community together to learn about healthy living.
Children who exercise enough are more likely to succeed in school, and more school parent groups are helping get them up and off the couch.
Find out how the changes to snack rules impact school and PTO events and fundraisers.
Tips for organizing and running a day of outdoor play, with involvement from parents and teachers.
Schools can be breeding grounds for the viruses that cause colds, the flu, and other illnesses. Here’s how PTOs can help fight germs to keep kids in class.
A family gym night is an inexpensive way for school PTOs and PTAs to get kids moving and put a positive emphasis on physical activity.
Not sure what to offer as health-minded refreshments at your next parent group activity? Give some of these nutritious (and delicious) foods a try.
A PTA encourages its school families to walk a combined 1 million steps to better health.
It’s not exercise when it’s fun. These ideas add a little fitness to your events or serve as great activities on their own.
Giving your bake sale a healthy edge doesn’t have to mean less fun, fewer customers, or lower profits.