Articles: PE

Using law to get rid of mascots

Some states have enacted laws to ensure K12 school mascots are culturally sensitive

South Texas District Makes Nutrition and Fitness a Priority to Reduce Diabetes

For several years, Superintendent Roel Gonzalez of the Rio Grande City Consolidated (Texas) Independent School District has taken responsibility not only for student learning but also for the health of each student.

Broadening K12 Curriculum in ESEA Reauthorization

Recommendations for how the federal government can better support a well-rounded education for each child.

Play Well, Learn Better

Stockton (Calif.) Unified School District promotes healthy recess activities to reduce chaos on the school yard and ultimately in the classroom.

Legislation to Set New Rules for Students on the Playing Field

Over 40 states are currently developing legislation that will set standards for when a student athlete can return to the playing field.

Sports for Life

Physical education classes incorporate alternative activities for students to lead healthier lives.