Keynote: Does Exercise Make you Smarter?


Does exercise make you smarter? Does PE raise test scores? Are physically active kids smarter? These questions are answered in this interactive, informative presentation presented by internationally known speaker, Jean Blaydes of Action Based Learning. Jean will discuss the most current neuroscience research that supports the link of exercise to learning. Come learn how to advocate for exercise and its link to improved cognitive performance.

All Levels


  1. Participants will gain new understanding of the latest research on exercise and its relation to the brain and learning.
  2. Participants will receive advocacy points to share with colleagues and decision makers.
  3. Participants will be empowered to apply the research to increase the activity levels of our students.