Some days, our inboxes fill up with useless messages that somehow find their way through the spam filter. Today, though, my inbox has lit up with a number of notes from teachers, coaches, and friends — each one complete with links to some interesting articles and blog posts.
As fate would have it, there’s even a common thread or two among these links.
In a nutshell:
- play and sleep are vital to every child’s development
- failure is okay every once in a while
- schools need to remember that development matters (not just achievement)
- physical activity results in brain development
Here are the links:
Cannon School is a JrK through grade 12 independent school in Concord, NC. Students in Lower and Middle School at Cannon have Physical Education class everyday!