Too true evergreen! I'm in a 10,000 steps walking challenge now. My pedometer uploads to my laptop every day and I can see where I am in relation to others on my team. Let me tell you, that is motivation!
Schools need to quit spending so much energy on chocolate milk and create the classes like you described!
I agree! I think "tasty" is more important than long term health to many.
My friend teaches in a Los Angeles high school - she says kids are big and out of shape and don't seem to be concerned AT ALL. She teaches health and is very discouraged by the constant consumption of junk food and lack of fresh choices made by already heavy kids.