Physical activity is critical to the development and maintenance of good health. The goal of physical education is to develop physically educated individuals who have the knowledge, skills and confidence to enjoy a lifetime of healthful physical activity.
A physically educated person:
For more information please visit www.aahperd.org/naspe/standards/nationalStandards/.
In addition, we have identified the New York State Physical Education Learning Standards that are met in each of the activities in this program.
The New York State standards can be found at www.p12.nysed.gov/ciai/pe/pels.html.