Nearly one in six of all U.S. children and adolescents are obese, according to the U.S. Center for Disease Control. And with some struggling schools forgoing traditional physical education classes, health experts view this issue as a growing concern.
There are lots of things kids get excited about when they go back to school. From brand new lunch boxes loaded with pudding cups, to shiny 64-packs of crayons and catching up with friends they haven’t seen for a while, anticipation is in the air.
Where did the summer go? It seems like the end-of-school party was just yesterday, and now all of a sudden we’re getting ready to send the kids back to class.
It was an honor to be invited to spend a few days on the campus of Indiana Wesleyan University to speak to the students on money matters, specifically, the loans many of them will take away as part of their college experience.
End the summer with a memorable trip to one of greater Northeast Ohio's arts, culture and entertainment locales. Whether you're looking for something little bit educational, a little bit adventurous, or just plain fun, these ideas for What 2 Do B4 Back2School in Cleveland, Akron, Youngstown, Wooster and New Philadelphia won't let you down.