School-Day and Overall Physical Activity Among Youth

submitted by: MichaelLong
Background: Increasing school-day physical activity through policy and programs is commonly suggested to prevent obesity and improve overall child health. However, strategies that focus on school-day physical activity may not increase total physical activity if youth compensate by reducing physical activity outside of school. Purpose: Objectively measured, nationally representative physical activity data were used to test the hypothesis that higher school-day physical activity is...
Authors: Michael Long, Arthur Sobol, Angie Cradock, SV Subramanian, Robert Blendon, Steven Gortmaker

Environmental and STEM Education Synergies

submitted by: icamvid

Peter Smerud speaks at the 2012 "Becoming Engaged" Workshop on the STEM environmental education program taking place at Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center.

Engaging Scientists and the Public

submitted by: icamvid

Barbara Schaal gives the keynote address at the 2012 "Becoming Engaged" Workshop. She speaks about strategies to enhance the American Public's connection to science with reference to the NAS.

The 'S' in STEM Is For Supercharging The American Dream In the New Millennium

submitted by: icamvid

S. J. Gates speaks at the 2012 "Becoming Engaged" Workshop on how STEM works to keep kids academically on track through high school.

Learn about the Sun ...with Poetry!

submitted by: TheSchoolOrg
http://www.the-school.org/ Little films for a big planet. ----------------------------------------------------------------- Twinkle twinkle, little star, 93 million miles far. Giver of light, supporter of life, energy, climate and season device. The sun is a star, we're glad it is here, as our life support, for 5 billion years. This star is among the brightest in space, though close, many questions about it remain. With violet ,orange, and reddish of hues, our home solar...

Clinical Psychophysiology with Paul Rapp Ph.D. Week 4 Part 2/2

submitted by: wkerst

This is part 2 of 2 of the fourth class of Clinical Psychophysiology taught by Professor Paul Rapp at the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences taught through the Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology. Discussion focuses on the following article:

Clinical Psychophysiology with Paul Rapp Ph.D. Week 5 Part 2/2

submitted by: wkerst

This is part 2 of 2 of the fifth class of Clinical Psychophysiology taught by Professor Paul Rapp at the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences taught through the Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology. Discussion focuses on the following article:

Clinical Psychophysiology with Paul Rapp Ph.D. Week 5 Part 1/2

submitted by: wkerst

This is part 1 of 2 of the fifth class of Clinical Psychophysiology taught by Professor Paul Rapp at the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences taught through the Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology. Discussion focuses on the following article:

Clinical Psychophysiology with Paul Rapp Ph.D. Week 4 Part 1/2

submitted by: wkerst

This is part 1 of 2 of the fourth class of Clinical Psychophysiology taught by Professor Paul Rapp at the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences taught through the Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology. Discussion focuses on the following article: