Fit Kids Fit Future Highlighted on WKTV

Video Credit: Nicole Pitt It was great witnessing Fit Kids Fit Future in action at Madison Central School District and New York Mills Union Free School yesterday (10/15/2015). Thank you to Nicole Pitt with WKTV NEWSChannel 2 for an outstanding news story. Click here to view the WKTV story!

Discovering the Hidden Genius In All Students

Wednesday 10th period as my likeable high school health class settled in their seats, the agenda written in marker on my whiteboard (I’m a bit old school) said; “Drawing on the role models from the worksheet DO YOU KNOW THESE PEOPLE?, their top 5 values, and their responses to the worksheet MY HIDDEN GENIUS, work with your partner to design a company that provides a …

How to Increase Student Participation In P.E. Class

After a two year pilot program at Waterville Central School located in Central NY was completed we discovered some eye opening statistics. 71% of middle school students can no longer do one perfect push-up, 81% are unable to do a chin-up, over 50% have core imbalances from left to right and almost all of them dislike running. So put yourself in …

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Today Is My “Last First Day” as a Teacher

Today is my “last first day” as a teacher. After twenty-nine years of teaching I have reached those magic numbers, 30 years of service and 55 years of age.   Three years ago I inquired if I could retire early. I wanted out. On a daily basis, I was facing more and more students lining up at the door trying …

How Does The Fit and Ready Assessment Compare To The Presidential Fitness Challenge?

In this article, I will discuss an alternative theory and method to fitness testing within our schools, as opposed to the conventional standardized fitness testing seen in many school systems today. We only have to look around to see that our students are not any stronger, fitter or leaner as compared to twenty years ago. Statistics prove this. Statistics such …

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Dear Michelle Obama

Dear Michelle Obama:   My name is Josh Lewis, co-founder of Fit Kids Fit Future. The fitness abilities within our student population are now at epidemic levels. From 2013-2015, our assessment process showed that 73% of 7th and 8th graders can no longer do one perfect pushup, and the large majority is unable to perform a basic air squat. As …

Fit Kids Fit Future Highlighted on Time Warner Cable

Time Warner Cable visited Waterville Central School in Central NY, to observe and find out more about the new Health and PE program they have implemented with great success. Fit Kids Fit Future is working with numerous school districts and helping them supplement their current curriculum with a new and exciting twist that produces happy teachers and fitter students. Watch …

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Welcome!

          Welcome to the official website for Fit Kids Fit Future™. Fit Kids Fit Future™ is a revolutionary, standards-based and fully customizable Health and Physical Education program which inspires children to take responsibility for their own health. We believe……….  A functional approach to physical education has the most potential for developing fitness, preventing obesity and laying the …