Heart Niagara is working to bridge the gap between knowledge acquisition and practical application through physical activity and education. We are offering a Physical Literacy Summit on April 27, 2016 using an experiential learning model to strengthen understanding and showcase practical tools to increase physical literacy in Niagara.
Heart Niagara is using kids as a vehicle to provide educators, recreation leaders and coaches with an experiential, practical and energizing physical literacy professional development experience. This will be a full day event during the school week, where students and teachers from local schools will be invited to participate.
Participants will walk the talk by arriving in a walking school bus from two local Niagara Falls elementary schools to participate in this event. As of now, more than 80 kids, their teachers and principal(s) have agreed to participate in the day with educators, recreation leaders and coaches.
The Summit will begin with…
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