1. Exergaming Improve Academics, Social Development, and Health & Fitness

      Exergaming is an essential component to an active and healthy lifestyle. It is designed to engage kids and adults from the very beginning while keeping them mentally and physically focused. The act of motion, or physically playing, is the foundation of what our bodies need. Studies show Exergaming provides an improvement in three key areas: Health, Academics, and Social Behavior. Exergaming…Read More

  2. Interactive Fitness and Exergaming in Schools for PE, SPED, and BD

      School can be the first place a kid learns about fitness. It’s vital that kids begin to engage in fitness at an early age. By providing active games for kids, they will be healthier and learn to develop a lifetime love of fitness. Kids who workout consistently or engage in fitness will turn into healthy adults who like to workout, especially when they engage in activities through Exergame…Read More

  3. Exergame in Schools – Create an Exercise Learning Center with Fitness

      By Dan Lawler, PhD and Bev Bachman, MEd   Most students spend hours a day sitting at a desk at school.   The science shows that this lack of physical activity not only affects their wellness, but inhibits their academic growth as well.  Unfortunately, when they fail to conform quietly to this low-energy environment, we over-diagnose and even punish kids for reacting the way that the…Read More

  4. The Underused Tool for Education – Exergame Transforms the Classroom

      Although research shows that exercise activates the attention system, increases focus, modulates mood, and enhances learning, it remains an underused tool in education. When teachers and students better understand how to work with the physiology of one’s body, the educational experience is optimized. This is especially true for students with behavioral issues such as ADHD.   Our respons…Read More

  5. YMCA Orrville Uses CardioWall for Inclusive Fitness Technology

      The YMCA of Orrville strives for excellence in their Orrville YMCA Child Care program. These YMCA children join a program that is their "home away from home" that emphasizes love and learning. They offer care and learning experiences for your school-age children. One of the ways to keep your Y kids active is through their fitness programs that provide you with the foundation on which to b…Read More