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5 Facts That Show the Dismal State of School Exercise Programs

Public health officials recommend that children get at least an hour of physical activity every day, but the most recent study from the American …

Most states are shortchanging kids on physical education, study finds.

Every week, it seems, we see another article about the greatness of Finland’s schools: sky-high test scores, no formal schooling until age 7 (when …

Phys-ed experts alarmed by university program cuts | The Star

Is it game over for phys-ed?<p>A move by Queen’s to suspend its physical-education degree is playing on the fears of experts across the country already …

Heisman Trophy Winner: Physical Education Saved My Life

Commentary<p>My father gave me a quarter every day before school when I was little so that I could buy myself a snack.<p>But I wouldn't buy a snack. …

6 Apps Every Physical Educator Needs

Mobile fitness applications are all the rage for people who want to get active and stay in shape. Smart wearables revenue is projected to hit $19 …

Apps

Physical fitness is the goal of evolving physical education ...

These activities were all part of Fitness Fun Day, an annual event organized by the MAES physical education department that is helping to expand the …

Education

Wearable fitness monitors don't motivate exercise says study

The results of a new study on physical activity have researchers asking what in the world will it take to get people moving. It looks like even …

Understanding How Physical Education Supports Learning

Vicki Davis with Nathan HorneOur guest shares new insights about the connection between the body and mind in developing the whole child. <b>Follow:</b> …

Physical Education

Podcast 14 Part 2: Collaboration and Social Media

The second portion of the collaboration podcast discusses why we collaborate with one another and the use of social media in collaborating with other …

Many schools skipping some PE classes, despite the law

From the White House to local school districts, public officials and educators have extolled the benefits of physical activity, and Illinois has been at the forefront in requiring physical education daily for students.<p>But the talk hasn't always matched the practice in public schools, according to …

Wearable fitness monitors don't motivate exercise, Clarkson study says

POTSDAM -- Clarkson University associate professor of Physical Therapy & Physician Assistant Studies Ali Boolani and Oklahoma State University …

Latest: Texas college says 2 of its officers hurt in attack

DALLAS (AP) — The Latest on the shooting of police officers in Dallas (all times local):<p>11 p.m.<p>A Texas community college says two of its officers …

Law Enforcement