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Do Sports Affect a Teenager's Life?

Teens don't have to play competitive sports to be good students, popular with their peers or a successful adult, but sports can put youths at an …

Physical Activity May Help Kids' Grades, Too

While physical activity is known to improve children's physical fitness and lower their risk of obesity, new research suggests it may also help them …

Do athletes make better students?

Chasing deadlines and running late to lectures are the most strenuous forms of exercise many students engage in. Even the thought of balancing a sporting career with a degree is enough to make some of us sweat.<p>But evidence suggests that juggling the two can benefit both academic and sporting …

Team sport can help kids get better grades

<b>LONDON: A new research has suggested that team sport is perhaps the only extracurricular activity for making a significant difference to academic</b> …

Why team sports really do improve grades: Link between self-esteem and better performance in the classroom

• High school students who play a team sport are more likely to get better grades<br>• Survey of 14-18 year olds shows competitive sport has a bigger impact …

High School

Bad grades? Some schools OK with it

ROCKFORD, Ill. -- School leaders here are beginning to see the benefits of making it easier for students with poor grades to keep playing sports.<p>Yes, …

Sleep Deprivation and Academic Performance- FULL

Does Participation in Sports Negatively Affect Academics?

Student athletes should be relieved to learn that, according to researchers at the Brown Center on Education Policy, a commitment to school sports …

Why School Should Start Later in the Morning

The CDC weighs in: Early class times are taking a toll on adolescents’ health and academic performance.<p>For the first time, the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is urging education policymakers to start middle- and high-school classes later in the morning. The idea is to improve …

Public Health

Extracurricular Activity Involvement Affects College Acceptance - Peterson's

Colleges aren’t terribly picky about how you spend your down time, as long as you’re doing something meaningful. They won’t know if you spend hours …

Brian Kelly: Players rulings imminent

SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Rulings on Notre Dame's five suspended players are "imminent," coach Brian Kelly said Tuesday, with players possibly being …

UNESCO UIS

A new report, entitled the UNESCO Survey on Intercultural Dialogue 2017, presents the findings of groundbreaking survey developed by the UNESCO …