Wednesday, March 11, 2009

Sound Body Equals Sound Mind

Texas fitnessgram test results reveal a correlation between physically fit students and academic test scores. The findings, physically fit students score better on academic performance tests, have fewer discipline problems and better attendance records come as no surprise to educators. The correlation was first identified in CA approximately 6 years ago where student test scores reveal students in healthy fitness zones on California's Fitness Testing System also performed at higher level on the state reading and math exams.

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