1. Sensory Room and the Special Education Application

      A sensory room is a therapeutic space with a variety of equipment that provides students with special needs with personalized sensory input. Sensory rooms help these children stay calm and focused, so they can be better prepared for learning and interacting with others. One perfect example of a school that developed a sensory room was Hanover Elementary School in Meriden CT. They use it for…Read More

  2. Children’s Cardiovascular Fitness Has Declined Worldwide, Research Says

    Kids today cannot run as fast or as far as their parents did, which may indicate their health will worsen as adults, according to new research from the University of South Australia's School of Health Sciences.To determine children's cardiovascular fitness over the years, researchers analyzed 50 studies about running fitness conducted between 1964 and 2010. The studies involved more than 25 millio…Read More