Psychical activity has time and and time again been proven a key factor in children’s development and learning ability. This, as well as an increase in obesity amongst children, were the two primary reasons to introduce a compulsory 45 minutes of daily physical activity for Danish children age 6 to 15. This rule was introduced with a reformation of the state schools in 2014.

Below you will find a selection of articles, studies and debates how psychical activity influences children’s learning ability.

Academics & Physical Activity

Academics & Physical Activity

Physical activity may help kids do better in school

Physical activity may help kids do better in school

Physical Activity and Learning

Physical Activity and Learning