Dr. Mark Tremblay of Canada’s HALO Research talks to Prof. John Reilly of the University of Strathclyde and Rachel Cowper of Inspiring Scotland about how, counter to to popular belief, it is safer for children to be outdoors than indoors.
This video is part of a series on the health crisis faced by young children around the world due to high sedentary behaviour. Â And also looks at the enormous benefits to health and well-being, as well learning and emotional development, of active outdoor play for children.
Active Play promotes greater physical activity for Scotlandâ€™s children in a way that is fun, inclusive and active. It contributes directly to Curriculum for Excellence outcomes in health and wellbeing. Watch our film about Active Play and our partnership with Glasgow City Council recorded at a recent event. The Active Play program runs for aRead More
Introducing the ninth and penultimate 14:19 Fund Annual Report showing another year of amazing impact for Scotland’s young people.Read More
This report was commissioned by Inspiring Scotland to highlight the profile of participants of the 14:19 Fund, which targets the most disadvantaged young people who are not in employment, education or training, to helpÂ inform any future development of the Fund.Read More