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How much is your health worth?

Thursday, January 26, 2012
Have you ever asked yourself this question? The saying that 'our health is our wealth' is one that many people take to heart, and in Ontario a movement is growing to support increased funding for health promotion. Ontario is facing an urgent health care crisis. But the real tragedy is that it’s...

OASPHE Newsletter

Tuesday, January 10, 2012
Did you know that Ophea is one of Ontario's two subject associations for health and physical education? The Ontario Association for the Supervision of Physical and Health Education is the other, and they have recently released a new newsletter. Read it here, or learn more at www.oasphe.ca

Are you ready for some new inspiration?

Tuesday, January 10, 2012
This year, Ophea and PARC are doing something different, and moving the PARC Symposium! We're looking forward to offering new learning opportunities and new inspiration to get people moving across Ontario. The annual PARC Physical Activity Symposium covers a range of physical activity issues,...

Positive impact of physical activity in schools

Monday, January 2, 2012
Last week the Toronto Star published an update on a school they profiled in May 2011. Regency Acres Public School in Markham, Ontario was just wrapping up the school year, and one of the teachers there had implemented a program in a few classrooms to increase physical activity and measure the...