Environmental Change – School Wide Activity

Initiative Description: Providing play equipment at schoolyard; Introducing sports clinics during recess; PA during active school transport, PA during leisure time

Study Results: Increased daily PA levels.

Reference: Van Kann, D. H. H., Kremers, S. P. J., Vries, N. K. de, Vries, S. I. de, & Jansen, M. W. J. (2015). The effect of a school-centered multicomponent intervention on daily physical activity and sedentary behavior in primary school children: the Active Living study. Preventive Medicine, 89, 64–69. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2016.05.022

Level of Evidence: 3 out of 5 stars Very Good