Welcome to the
HIGH FIVE® learning lab
Looking to learn more about providing quality kids’ programs or resources to help you build staff expertise in working with children? Consider this your centre for all things “healthy child development”.
Check out some instructional videos, read some FAQ’s that address concerns specific to children’s sport and recreation and share with your colleagues. HIGH FIVE® is Canada’s only comprehensive quality standard for children’s sport and recreation, founded by Parks and Recreation Ontario. Thanks for taking the first step in choosing quality for kids!
Introduction to the HIGH FIVE Principles
This is the launching pad for providing the best possible experiences for kids in after school programs, on sports teams, in dance classes or any other type of program. The HIGH FIVE Principles are the five necessary factors shown by research to be integral to positive experiences for children. If you want increased program retention and customer satisfaction, keep children coming back with quality physical activity!