Learn how to strengthen physical education by ensuring students engage in MVPA (moderate to vigorous physical activity). Our expert panel includes James Sallis, Professor of Psychology at San Diego State University; Kenneth Dyar, Coordinator of PE at Delano Union School District; and Jane Russo, Superintendent of Santa Ana Unified District. Panel Bios
California Active Communities creates opportunities for everyday physical activity by connecting partners to active living resources and helping develop more walkable and bikeable communities for the state's diverse population. California Active Communities runs the California Safe Routes to School Technical Assistance Resource Center.
California Project LEAN works to advance nutrition and physical activity policy in schools and communities in order to prevent obesity and its associated chronic diseases. CPL's efforts are centered around youth and parent empowerment approaches, policy and environmental change strategies, and community-based solutions that improve nutrition and physical activity environments.
California School Boards Association supports school governance teams by producing policy briefs, publications and other resources on health issues as they relate to education, including joint use of school facilities, student wellness, physical education, physical activity and community collaboration on youth services.
Active Living Research supports research to identify environmental factors and policies that affect physical activity.