Posted on December 21, 2011 9:23 AM
Study of “walking school bus” effect on physical activity
The official journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Pediatrics, published an article evaluating the impact of a “walking school bus” program on children's rates of active commuting to school and physical activity. The study found that the walking school bus program increased active commuting and daily moderate-to-vigorous physical activity.
The complete study is available for download on Pediatrics webpage for a $12 fee.