Tag is an Academic Strategy: How to Advocate for Active Schools

tag-is-an-academic-strategy“Hey Random Mom! Let’s advocate for an active environment at our school!”

This line doesn’t work for me. It’s atrocious.

When I use formal or academic-sounding phrases like “Environment that Supports Physical Activity” most parents give me the look. I get it all the time. I’m a slow learner coming from an academic world and landing in the real world of working class families. Continue reading

We can make healthy normal.

We can do this.

We can do this.

This video is powerful. It uses a scare tactic, which isn’t my favorite form of persuasion. However, it is SPOT ON illustrating how small choices over time will create habits.

If we don’t advocate for our kid’s health environment – then who will? Let’s keep making changes at home, school, and in our communities.

How did you react to this video? It’s had over 3 million views. Was one of those you? What did you think?

I’ll have a regular posting schedule as soon as school begins. Hope you’re doing well, my fabulous friends!