Kristi Gaines is the design team leader for the OLE! Texas initiative. The Outdoor Learning Environment (OLE!) project is a statewide intervention for increasing childhood physical activity, increasing age-appropriate motor skills, and reducing risk of injury by improving childcare center outdoor environments. This project is an evidence-based childcare center design intervention. Texas Tech University, Texas A&M University, University of Texas at Austin, North Carolina State University and Agrilife Extension Services are collaborating to implement the program.
|Published - Aug 2016