Below are several sites to help you stay current with the activities in the fields of Physical Education and Health Education. Please take some time to research the current trends and research.
|Society of Health and Physical Educators (SHAPE America)
Your membership in SHAPE America gives you access to a full spectrum of resources and services that today's health, physical education, recreation, dance and sport professionals need to meet the demands of their profession.
|Let's Move Active Schools
Let’s Move! Active Schools encourages schools to follow the Six Step Process to increase physical activity and get students moving more throughout the day. This process is a roadmap for schools. It outlines the steps you need to take to achieve your goal of increasing physical activity on campus and gives you the resources your school can use to achieve that goal.
|Presidential Youth Fitness Assessments
The Presidential Youth Fitness Program is a national program that includes fitness assessment, professional development, and recognition. Schools can adopt the program to assess, track, and award youth fitness and physical activity.
The Central District Association of the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance is one of six districts of the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance dedicated to furthering the purposes of the Alliance within the geographical area of Central District.
|PE Links 4 You
pelinks4u is a non-profit program of Central Washington University dedicated to promoting active and healthy lifestyles
Sparking Life is fueling an international movement to re-engineer school practices and medical recommendations to establish curriculum, lifestyles and corporate practices based on the scientific research that confirms physical exercise enhances brain development, improves mental health, reduces addictive behavior, and helps maintain mental acuity as we age.
In Brain Rules, Dr. John Medina, a molecular biologist, shares his lifelong interest in how the brain sciences might influence the way we teach our children and the way we work. In each chapter, he describes a brain rule—what scientists know for sure about how our brains work—and then offers transformative ideas for our daily lives.
|Action Based Learning
The concepts in the Action Based Learning™ Lab are based on the brain research that supports the link of movement and physical activity to increased academic performance. The Action Based Learning™ Lab targets the young developing brain ages 4-7 years. However, the Action Based Learning™ Lab benefits all students for remediation and enrichment.
|Choose My Plate
The Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion (CNPP), an organization of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, was established in 1994 to improve the nutrition and well-being of Americans. Toward this goal, the Center focuses its efforts on two primary objectives: 1) Advance and promote dietary guidance for all Americans, and 2) Conduct applied research and analyses in nutrition and consumer economics.
|World Sport Stacking Association
The World Sport Stacking Association (WSSA) promotes the standardization and advancement of sport stacking worldwide. This association serves as the governing body for sport stacking rules and regulations and provides a uniform framework for sport stacking events; sanctions sport stacking competitions and records.
|National Archery in Schools
Welcome to the initial National Archery in the Schools Program® web site. The goal of this website is to be a valuable resource for students, faculty administrators and NASP® Archery Instructors. We are looking forward to providing you with the most current and up-to-date information about the National Archery in the Schools Program®.