Resource Directory

In addition to resources and blogs created by Springboard to Active Schools, featured CSPAP resources were taken from CDC's newly published resource, Increasing Physical Education and Physical Activity: A Framework for Schools

Looking Back: A Year of Connections

Springboard to Active Schools is kicking off its fourth year promoting physical activity in schools! Since 2016, the Springboard to Active Schools team has been working hard to provide trainings, create resources, and connect with partners all in the spirit of getting students up and moving at school. The past year was all about connections… Read more »

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The Path to Health, Wellness, and Academic Success in 2019: The Healthy Schools Academy

Over the course of two and half days in February, Springboard to Active Schools (an initiative of the National Network of Public Health Institutes and Health Resources in Action), along with the Alliance for a Healthier Generation (Healthier Generation), the National Association of School Nurses (NASN), SHAPE America, and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Healthy Schools (CDC), hosted a Training of Trainers (ToT)… Read more »

Resource Type: Springboard Resources, Blogs
Resource Topic: General CSPAP Information

Spotlight Series: Lisa Rakoz

Every week, we shine a light on a Springboard to Active Schools trainer who is making a difference in their community and state. These blogs highlight trainings that the trainers have conducted on implementing a Comprehensive School Physical Activity Program (CSPAP), training insights and tips, and fun facts. We met with Lisa Rakoz from the… Read more »

Resource Type: Springboard Resources, Blogs
Resource Topic: General CSPAP Information

Spotlight Series: Dave Gardner

Every week, we shine a light on a Springboard to Active Schools trainer who is making a difference in their community and state. These blogs highlight trainings that the trainers have conducted on implementing a Comprehensive School Physical Activity Program (CSPAP), training insights and tips, and fun facts. We met with Dave Gardner, the Worksite… Read more »

Resource Type: Springboard Resources, Blogs
Resource Topic: General CSPAP Information

Spotlight Series: Kim Hunt

Every week, we shine a light on a Springboard to Active Schools trainer who is making a difference in their community and state. These blogs highlight trainings that the trainers have conducted on implementing a Comprehensive School Physical Activity Program (CSPAP), training insights and tips, and fun facts. We met with Kim Hunt, a K-5… Read more »

Resource Type: Springboard Resources, Blogs
Resource Topic: General CSPAP Information

Spotlight Series: Lisa Kelzenberg

Every week, we shine a light on a Springboard to Active Schools trainer who is making a difference in their community and state. These blogs highlight trainings that the trainers have conducted on implementing a Comprehensive School Physical Activity Program (CSPAP), training insights and tips, and fun facts. We met with Lisa Kelzenberg, a physical… Read more »

Resource Type: Springboard Resources, Blogs
Resource Topic: General CSPAP Information

Spotlight Series: Caroline Green

Every week, we shine a light on a Springboard to Active Schools trainer who is making a difference in their community and state. These blogs highlight trainings that the trainers have conducted on implementing a Comprehensive School Physical Activity Program (CSPAP), training insights and tips, and fun facts. We met with Caroline Green, the Community… Read more »

Resource Type: Springboard Resources, Blogs
Resource Topic: General CSPAP Information

Spotlight Series: Jen Woolard

Every week, we shine a light on a Springboard to Active Schools trainer who is making a difference in their community and state. These blogs highlight trainings that the trainers have conducted on implementing a Comprehensive School Physical Activity Program (CSPAP), training insights and tips, and fun facts. We met with Jen Woolard, the School… Read more »

Resource Type: Springboard Resources, Blogs
Resource Topic: General CSPAP Information

Spotlight Series: Erica Ayers

Every week, we shine a light on a Springboard to Active Schools trainer who is making a difference in their community and state. These blogs highlight trainings that the trainers have conducted on implementing a Comprehensive School Physical Activity Program (CSPAP), training insights and tips, and fun facts. We met with Erica Ayers, the School… Read more »

Resource Type: Springboard Resources, Blogs
Resource Topic: General CSPAP Information

Springboard to Active Schools Training of Trainers: Asking the Right Questions

Physical activity levels among youth in the United States have plateaued. Among high school students, physical activity levels have remained stagnant over the last three years, according to the National Youth Risk Behavior Survey 2011-2015. For children ages 6-19, the 2016 U.S. Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth gave the United States a D- for… Read more »

Resource Type: Springboard Resources, Blogs
Resource Topic: General CSPAP Information, Classroom Physical Activity