PHYSICAL EDUCATION

  • PhyEd

    Mission & Vision

    To develop physically literate individuals who have the knowledge, skills, and confidence to enjoy a lifetime of healthful physical activity.


    Belief Statements

    A physically-literate person:

    • recognizes the value of physical activity for health, enjoyment, challenge, self-expression, and social interaction
    • demonstrates the knowledge and skills to achieve and maintain a health-enhancing level of physical activity and fitness
    • demonstrates competency in a variety of motor skills and movement patterns
    • applies knowledge of concepts, principles, strategies, and tactics related to movement and performance
    • exhibits responsible personal and social behavior that respects self and others

    Adapted from SHAPE America - Society of Health and Physical Educators. (2014). Grade-level outcomes for K-12 physical education.

     

    Standards

    Minnesota has adopted the National Physical Education Standards.