Why is Physical Education Important?

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Why is Quality Physical Education Important?

Quality physical education programs help all students develop:

  • health-related fitness,

  • physical competence,

  • cognitive understanding,

  • positive attitudes about physical activity¬†so that they can adopt healthy and physically active lifestyles.

Learning Experiences that Meet Developmental Needs.

Quality physical education programs provide learning experiences that improve mental alertness, academic performance, and readiness and enthusiasm for learning in our nations' youth.