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

Webinar: Lessons from the Playground: Recess During COVID-19 and Beyond

COVID-19 has presented unique challenges for how students access opportunities for physical activity, including during recess. For many, these unique challenges have also presented unique opportunities to think creatively about how to ensure all students have the chance to get up and moving during recess. This webinar will feature a panelist of local school district… Read more »

Resource Type: Springboard Resources, Webinars
Resource Topic: Physical Activity During School, Recess

Equity Considerations for Classroom Physical Activity

This one-pager outlines some actions to take to address key equity considerations for classroom physical activity. Use this resource in conjunction with our Considerations for Classroom Physical Activity during COVID-19 document.

Resource Type: Springboard Resources
Resource Topic: Physical Activity During School, Classroom Physical Activity

Online Learning Institute: Supporting Physical Education and Physical Activity with Native American Students During COVID-19 and Beyond

NOTE: This Online Learning Institute was held on April 7, 2021. Below is information and resources from the training. This Online Learning Institute provides schools and education agencies with tools and easy-to-use resources to integrate physical education and physical activity (PE/PA) programming, policies, and practices that support the education and overall wellbeing – including physical,… Read more »

Resource Type: Springboard Resources, Webinars
Resource Topic: Physical Activity During School, Classroom Physical Activity

Online Learning Institute: Creating an Active Classroom – A Practical Training on Engaging Students in Active Learning

NOTE: This Online Learning Institute was held on March 17, 2021. Below is information and resources from the training. During this interactive three-hour long training, presenters will provide an understanding of the connection between social emotional learning and classroom physical activity, walk through some equity and cultural considerations, model and adapt different physical activity ideas,… Read more »

Resource Type: Springboard Resources, Webinars
Resource Topic: Physical Activity During School, Classroom Physical Activity

Webinar: Integrating Movement into Your Math Lessons

Note: This webinar was part of Active Classrooms Month 2021 Join us for this fun, energizing, and interactive virtual training on incorporating movement during math! Learn practical, kinesthetic strategies for boosting fluency, building number sense and critical thinking. All participants will receive the Math & Movement Training Manual e-book that contains over 250 engaging math-movements…. Read more »

Resource Type: Springboard Resources, Webinars
Resource Topic: Physical Activity During School, Classroom Physical Activity

Webinar: Integrating Movement into Your Language Arts, Science, and Social Studies Lessons

Note: This webinar was part of Active Classrooms Month 2021 Opportunities to incorporate movement into the classroom are everywhere, including while teaching academic subjects. This webinar will highlight ideas for reinforcing language arts, science, and social studies standards in both virtual and in-person classrooms through movement from Active Academics, www.activeacademics.org Objectives Practice using movement to… Read more »

Resource Type: Springboard Resources, Webinars
Resource Topic: Physical Activity During School, Classroom Physical Activity

Webinar: Integrating Movement into Classroom Culture

Note: This webinar was part of Active Classrooms Month 2021 Incorporating movement into the classroom has the potential to increase student learning preparedness, improve behavior, and promote overall health. There are various strategies for adding physical activity opportunities to existing lesson plans that can be done simply and without a lot of prep, materials, or… Read more »

Resource Type: Springboard Resources, Webinars
Resource Topic: Physical Activity During School, Classroom Physical Activity

Help teachers provide physical activity for their students with disabilities

Help teachers provide physical activity for their students with disabilities A story from Maryland   Physical activity is an important part of every young person’s overall health and well-being, especially for students with disabilities. All students, regardless of ability, should have the opportunity to get 60 minutes of physical activity every day, yet only 24%… Read more »

Resource Type: Springboard Resources, Stories from the Field
Resource Topic: Physical Education, Physical Activity During School, Classroom Physical Activity

Webinar: Integrating Movement for All: Physical Activity and Youth with Disability

Note: This webinar was part of Active Classrooms Month 2021 Physical activity promotes children and adolescent’s growth and development while addressing physical, mental, and cognitive health. Youth with disabilities experience limited opportunities for participation in physical activities compared to youth without disabilities. This webinar will help attendees to recognize and identify inclusion elements and strategies… Read more »

Resource Type: Springboard Resources, Webinars
Resource Topic: Physical Activity During School, Classroom Physical Activity

Webinar: Active Classrooms 101

Note: This webinar was part of Active Classrooms Month 2021 What do we mean when we say “active classrooms”? This webinar will provide an overview of active classrooms, including the definition, benefits, and strategies for getting young people up and moving in both the in-person and virtual classroom. See: https://schoolspringboard.org/classroomphysicalactivity Objectives Define classroom physical activity… Read more »

Resource Type: Springboard Resources, Webinars
Resource Topic: Physical Activity During School, Classroom Physical Activity