Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 09/19/2013 - 11:58am
Children who are physically fit absorb and retain new information more effectively than children who are out of shape, a new study finds, raising timely questions about the wisdom of slashing physical education programs at schools.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 09/19/2013 - 11:53am
The United States routinely spends more tax dollars per high-school athlete than per high-school math student—unlike most countries worldwide. And we wonder why we lag in international education rankings?
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 09/05/2013 - 10:11am
For the 291 football-playing MIAA schools, this is definitely a new year. An October 2012 vote created a state-wide playoff system, and after months of fine-tuning, it’s ready to roll. The format will increase the number of playoff participants and reduce the number of Super Bowls.