• National Standards for Physical Education


    Physical activity is important for developing and maintaining 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/literate individual:


    Standard 1: Demonstrates competency in a variety of motor skills and movement patterns.

    Standard 2: Applies knowledge of concepts, principles, strategies and tactics related to movement and performance.

    Standard 3: Demonstrates the knowledge and skills to achieve and maintain a health-enhancing level of physical activity and fitness.

    Standard 4: Exhibits responsible personal and social behavior that respects self and others.

    Standard 5: Recognizes the value of physical activity for health, enjoyment, challenge, self-expression and/or social interaction.

Last Modified on September 14, 2020