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$10,000 Defenders of Physical Activity Award Announced

09/18/20

$10,000 Defenders of Physical Activity Award Announced

At BOKS, we envision a world in which physical activity is part of every child’s day. As our world has changed, so have schools and physical activity – which is why we are thrilled to announce an update to the BOKS Defenders of Physical Activity Award. Existing BOKS programs, and the trainers who run those [...] Read More

CREATING HEALTHY SNACKS FROM YOUR HARVEST

09/17/20

CREATING HEALTHY SNACKS FROM YOUR HARVEST

Come September, beyond thoughts of back to school, all I can think about is my garden HARVEST. Back in April when I started my seedlings, the thought of the HARVEST was far off, but now that it’s here, all I start to think about is the yummy delicious items I can make with my HARVEST. [...] Read More

ANNOUNCING: Beethoven Elementary as BOKS’ Defenders of Physical Activity Program of the Year

09/14/20

ANNOUNCING: Beethoven Elementary as BOKS’ Defenders of Physical Activity Program of the Year

Last year, BOKS announced the Defenders of Physical Activity Award to recognize exceptional programs across the country. This award is meant to highlight the trainers, parents, teachers, volunteers, and administrators that are dedicated to the physical and mental health of their students. All award recipients utilize BOKS in different ways, and all demonstrate their passion [...] Read More

PANEL: Understanding and coping with your child’s mental health during Covid-19

08/10/20

PANEL: Understanding and coping with your child’s mental health during Covid-19

At this point, we’ve all heard it a million times, “we are living in unprecedented times.” Covid-19 has impacted so many of us in so many different ways. Now, we are collectively facing back-to-school and determining if and how children will go back amidst this pandemic. At BOKS, we are working to provide you with [...] Read More

In the News

$10,000 Defenders of Physical Activity Award Announced

09/18/20

$10,000 Defenders of Physical Activity Award Announced

At BOKS, we envision a world in which physical activity is part of every child’s day. As our world has changed, so have schools and physical activity – which is why we are thrilled to announce an update to the BOKS Defenders of Physical Activity Award. Existing BOKS programs, and the trainers who run those [...] Read More

CREATING HEALTHY SNACKS FROM YOUR HARVEST

09/17/20

CREATING HEALTHY SNACKS FROM YOUR HARVEST

Come September, beyond thoughts of back to school, all I can think about is my garden HARVEST. Back in April when I started my seedlings, the thought of the HARVEST was far off, but now that it’s here, all I start to think about is the yummy delicious items I can make with my HARVEST. [...] Read More

ANNOUNCING: Beethoven Elementary as BOKS’ Defenders of Physical Activity Program of the Year

09/14/20

ANNOUNCING: Beethoven Elementary as BOKS’ Defenders of Physical Activity Program of the Year

Last year, BOKS announced the Defenders of Physical Activity Award to recognize exceptional programs across the country. This award is meant to highlight the trainers, parents, teachers, volunteers, and administrators that are dedicated to the physical and mental health of their students. All award recipients utilize BOKS in different ways, and all demonstrate their passion [...] Read More

BOKS ANNOUNCES $200K GRANT PROGRAM TO SUPPORT PHYSICAL ACTIVITY IN UNDERSERVED COMMUNITIES ACROSS THE UNITED STATES

09/11/20

BOKS ANNOUNCES $200K GRANT PROGRAM TO SUPPORT PHYSICAL ACTIVITY IN UNDERSERVED COMMUNITIES ACROSS THE UNITED STATES

Funds, training, and programmatic support bring equitable access to activity and play to more children in-need during COVID-19 and beyond  (BOSTON) SEPTEMBER 9, 2020 — Today BOKS (Build Our Kids’ Success), an initiative of the Reebok Foundation, announced a $200,000 grant program that will support its efforts to provide equal access to physical activity and [...] Read More

Resources

FREE Back to School Resources!

09/08/20

FREE Back to School Resources!

Physical activity is more important now than ever for kids who desperately need their daily dose of endorphins. When movement is added to a child’s day, it increases academic success and improves social-emotional wellbeing. As such, BOKS has launched new resources that will suit kids of any learning scenario, location, or age! Check out BOKS’ [...] Read More

Complete List of All the BOKS At-Home Resources

07/14/20

Complete List of All the BOKS At-Home Resources

Below you'll find a complete list of all the BOKS At-Home resources available for free download! Wondering how on Earth you’ll keep your kids entertained and active this summer with many summer camps cancelled and limited sports options? Or maybe you want to introduce more yoga & mindfulness to your kids each week? Or you’re [...] Read More

St. Patrick’s Day Alphabet Game

02/24/20

St. Patrick’s Day Alphabet Game

St. Patrick's Day, celebrated on March 17th, can be a great excuse to wear green and search for the Luck of the Irish! It can also be a fun holiday to implement games into your class to get everyone up and moving. In our BOKS Alphabet game, students will work together to spell out St. [...] Read More

2019 Holiday Fun Pack!

12/16/19

2019 Holiday Fun Pack!

Are you an educator looking for ways to keep your students engaged throughout the day right before winter break? Or are you a parent who wants to keep your child active during the week at home for the holidays? Well then look no further because BOKS has a Holiday Fun Pack designed to keep children [...] Read More

Events

BOKS at SXSW EDU 2019!

02/26/19

BOKS at SXSW EDU 2019!

For the second year in a row, BOKS will be attending the SXSW EDU (South By Southwest Education Conference) in Austin, Texas, in just one week! The SXSW EDU Conference & Festival fosters innovation in learning by hosting a community of optimistic, forward-thinking, purpose-driven stakeholders with a shared goal of impacting the future of teaching [...] Read More

Join team BOKS for the Reebok Boston 10K for Women

08/15/18

Join team BOKS for the Reebok Boston 10K for Women

The BOKS Team is excited to announce that BOKS has been chosen as one of two non-profit beneficiaries of the Reebok Boston 10K for Women. The historic race will take place on Columbus Day, Monday, October 8th and we would love to see the whole BOKS community come together to run, cheer, and support our [...] Read More

BOKS Kids Become Fitness Leaders @ Quincy, MA Event

05/30/18

BOKS Kids Become Fitness Leaders @ Quincy, MA Event

The Clifford Marshall Elementary School in Quincy, MA held a very special event last Thursday celebrating BOKS, the power of exercise, and total commitment to getting kids moving. Each year at this time, Principal Nicholas Ahearn, PE Teacher Janice Chapman, and 90 BOKS students lead the entire school of 500+ kids in an end-of-year celebration [...] Read More

Thank you SHAPE America!

03/30/18

Thank you SHAPE America!

The BOKS team has just returned (and recovered) from another amazing year at SHAPE America. This year's conference which took place in Nashville, TN brought together some of the brightest educators in the country for a few days of professional development, inspiring talks and powerful networking. The BOKS team had the absolute pleasure of taking [...] Read More

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