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Ensuring a Strong Start for Our Nation’s Children

“The Raising of America” is a five-part documentary series, online learning hub and public-engagement campaign that aims to reframe the way Americans look at early child health and development. The series illustrates how a strong start for children not only leads to better learning, earning, and physical and mental health, but also to a healthier, safer and more prosperous nation.
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Lessons in Play: Podcast with Jill Vialet of Playworks

Playworks is a trusted partner of Thriving Schools, helping to bring physical activity and build social and emotional skill-building to schools across the country. In this brief podcast, Jill Vialet, founder and CEO of Playworks, shares some of her insights about the lessons that kids and adults alike can all learn through play, with tips for how to make the most out of recess time in your school.
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Taking Back Streets and Sidewalks So Kids Can Walk or Bike to School

Safe Routes to School National Partnership published a report titled Taking Back the Streets and Sidewalks earlier this year. The report provides a resource parents, schools and communities can use to reduce the threat of crime and violence and create safer trips to school for their children.
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