Browsing by Subject "After-school programs"
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(2012-03-29)RCAW Scholar-Teacher Award
Effects of an After-School Physical Activity Intervention on Physical Activity, Aerobic Fitness, and Body Composition (East Carolina University, 2012)Low levels of physical activity have been linked to the increased prevalence of obesity in children and adolescents. Federal and local policies to increase the focus on academic time have resulted in decreased physical ...
Examining the Relationship Between Supports for Youth Development and School Connectedness in a Police Athletic League After School Program (East Carolina University, 2018-07-20)For the past twenty years, research and practice in recreation and after-school services have utilized the positive youth development (PYD) framework. PYD is guided by principles that emphasize investing in youth through ...