One of my favorite spoken word artists, Taylor Mali, who also is a teacher in NYC public schools, created this thought provoking poem about kids and health. Honestly, he took the words right out of my mouth!
Kellee McQuinn, a kid expert and obesity warrior, is nicknamed "the Pied Piper with a Boom Box" by the LA Times. In 2002 she founded KidTribe and has activated over 2.5 million kids with her award winning programs, trend-setting DVDs, and live events. Most recently she won a Community Leader Award by the President's Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition.