Topic: Physical education

Jane Austen, Crazy Ants and Tricky Fish

June 17, 2013
Jane Austen, Crazy Ants and Tricky Fish

Headliners: From a recreated 19th century museum show to crowdsourcing Maya research to camouflage fish, work by UT scholars garners national attention. Check out the clips.

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Moving for a Better Mind

May 24, 2013
Moving for a Better Mind

Darla Castelli is proving the link between fitness and brain function. Now she hopes to change attitudes about the importance of physical education. Watch a video.

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New Study Says Schools Should Play Primary Role in Boosting Students' Physical Health

May 23, 2013

A new report issued today by the Institute of Medicine (IOM), and developed by two University of Texas at Austin professors, says schools should play a key role in ensuring all students have the opportunity to engage in at least 60 minutes of vigorous or moderate-intensity physical activity each

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University Experts Available to Discuss Back-to-School Topics

Aug. 1, 2012

University of Texas at Austin faculty experts are available to talk about a wide range of K-12 and higher education issues related to the start of school, including education policy, teaching strategies, children's mental and emotional health, and closing the achievement gap.

 

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Best-Selling Author, Director and Producer to Speak about the Intersection of Technology and Physical Education

May 1, 2012

Event: The Austin Forum on Science, Technology and Society will host "Using Technology to Refine Physical Education in the 21st Century" presented by Jen Ohlson, founder and president of Interactive Health Technologies.

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