Speaking Out: Champions for Fitness

Speaking Out: Champions for Fitness

By Patty Cote Principal, January/February 2014 After learning about America’s childhood obesity rate at a leadership summit on urban physical education, I thought, “What a sad way for a little kid to be.” At that summit, I learned that an estimated 17 percent of the nation’s children are obese. This condition can lead to heart disease, diabetes, and cancer.

Thank you for your interest in NAESP

NAESP members, log in for unrestricted access.

Join NAESP this October to celebrate National Principals Month.Learn more
+