Explore Physical Activity

teens playing basketballSHAPE America believes every child in the United States deserves both a quality physical education and physical activity program.  

SHAPE America recommends school-age children accumulate at least 60 minutes and up to several hours of physical activity per day while avoiding prolonged periods of inactivity.

SHAPE America supports faculty, students, teachers, fitness trainers, recreation instructors, and community leaders who promote lifelong and inclusive physical activity and recreation.