A fun and engaging way for students in afterschool to get supplemental academic instruction, fresh air, and exercise. The Walking Classroom is simple: kids listen to fun, educational podcasts that align with content standards while they… Read More
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TWC Implemented at Afterschool Sites!
Family Services has implemented The Walking Classroom at both of our afterschool sites. It is used at Clinton Elementary School and Krieger Elementary School, located in the City of Poughkeepsie School District. Our program serves youth… Read More
Who is the most influential in health and wellness for afterschool?
The article kicks off a series of blog posts featuring each of the individuals and/or organizations selected for the National AfterSchool Association’s Most Influential in Health and Wellness for afterschool. The Walking Classroom proudly sponsored the competition because of… Read More
TWC in afterschool spurs homework completion
It has been a great year. I have implemented The Walking Classroom into my afterschool program. The kids love it! I’ve used it two different ways. The first way is how it is suggested in the manual, online… Read More
Walk This Way: Making Learning Memorable
My memorable moments in youth involved doing and moving and making. I want to create those types of learning moments for my students as well.
Timely Topics: Geologists Day
Did you know that April 2 is Geologists Day? Recognize the event by walking and listening to TWC’s Geology podcast!
Timely Topics: Make Room for Meteorology
Did you know that Thursday, March 23, is Meteorology Day? Make room for some meteorology in your lesson planning!
TWC Enhances Learning and Engagement
I am the Gifted Coordinator at my school. Our students have used the WalkKits to enhance their learning, physical activity, and engagement.
Beyond the Basic Benefits: Outdoor Learning!
With spring on the horizon, it’s time to take advantage of the opportunity to escape the classroom’s confines and do some outdoor learning!