National Physical Education & Sport Week

may-monthNational PE & Sport Week took social media by storm! Health and physical educators just like you called attention to the value of physical education and physical activity in the lives of children and showed the impact they're making in schools across the country!

Our Collective Reach 

Posts with hashtag #SHAPE50Million garnered an unprecedented reach of more than 700,000! So, where do we go from here?! We encourage you to keep tweeting and posting away – this month and throughout National Physical Fitness and Sports Month, sponsored by the President's Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition.

How to Participate

All month long, we encourage you to continue to try new activities, raise awareness for effective health, PE and sport practices and share tips and ideas with your professional community!

Here are some ideas to get you started: 
 1sample39px Download new activity ideas and introduce them to your class 
 2sample39px Raise awareness for effective health and physical education in your school or district.  
 3sample39px Share a tip others could use to empower students to lead healthy and active lives. 

About Our Theme

SHAPE America is committed to empowering all children to lead healthy and active lives through effective health and physical education programs. 50 Million Strong by 2029 is a call to action for all of America's health and physical educators to unite and focus on a common purpose —getting all of the nation's children physically active, enthusiastic and committed to making healthy lifestyle choices.