Thursday, 24 March 2011

Exergaming putting PE in the news (Video)

Children are supposed to get 60 minutes of exercise a day, and that's often not happening. With child obesity rates rising and kids interest in physical education dropping, educators are constantly trying to craft new and exciting ways to get kids pumped about fitness.

Lisa Hansen is leading the way with research and practical application of exergaming in schools. The USF Research Labs are showing that technology and PE can co-exist with results that the kids love!

Video games and physical fitness:

1 comment:

  1. Nice, Lisa! I'm going to show this at my presentation this Mon. to a group of PE teacher instructors meeting at La Sierra Univ before they head on down to SD for the big show on Tues AM!