This was originally posted on my bike blog.
I’m basically preaching to the choir for my awesome readers who bike (and run and swim and do other myriad of outdoor fun activities), but in the spirit of sharing…
Finally. F I N A L L Y.
The U.S. House signed off on a reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act, and it basically includes everything they didn’t want in because they’re petty and childish.
BitchMedia does a succinct job of summing up my feelings:
Hard to believe that in 2013, 138 [...]
My latest on Education Week‘s Schooled in Sports blog:
A lawsuit filed in San Diego Superior Court Wednesday, argues that the district-wide, 30-minute yoga classes are religious in nature, and violate the constitutional separation between church and state, the Associated Press reports.
Parents opposed to the yoga instruction say their children are being indoctrinated into [...]
My post on Education Week‘s Schooled in Sports blog:
Dance is a mix of artistic expression and athleticism. It’s unique in that a performance requires a level of elegant showmanship, but also strength and power found in athletes of sports like soccer and football.
Dance can also have a positive influence on self-esteem in children [...]
My post on Ed Week’s Schooled in Sports blog.
Two studies offer tips on how health professionals can identify youth athletes who are at higher risk of developing post-concussion symptoms after sustaining a mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI). While most symptoms go away after a week of the initial injury, post-concussion symptoms can persist for [...]
From my post on Schooled in Sports blog (Education Week):
Nearly 450 student athletes from Idaho high schools missed practice time or games in the fall of 2012 because of a potential, or confirmed, concussion, reported the Idaho Statesman.
The Idaho High School Activity Association sent surveys to 152 schools to begin collecting data on [...]
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