Environmental Change – School Wide Activity

Initiative Description: Ready for Recess Program: Staff training, recreational equipment, and playground markings

Study Results: Increased MVPA Minutes

Reference: Huberty, J. L., Siahpush, M., Beighle, A., Fuhrmeister, E., Silva, P., & Welk, G. (2011). Ready for recess: A pilot study to increase physical activity in elementary school children. Journal of School Health, 81(5), 251–257. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1746- 1561.2011.00591.x

Level of Evidence: 2 out of 5 stars Good