2013 SHAPE America National
Elementary PE Teacher of the Year Featured as Guest Blogger

Patty Kestell2013 National Elementary Physical Education Teacher of the Year Patty Kestell shares ideas on how families can avoid a sedentary lifestyle in the summer on the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans (PAG) blog - Be Active Your Way.

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Only two weeks into summer and you might have already noticed a new routine creeping into your household –a little more time spent sitting around. Off of the daily school routine, children often fall victims of too much screen time and sedentary habits begin to kick in.

As an elementary physical education teacher, I teach my students the benefits of living a physically active lifestyle and the value of maintaining the nationally recommended 60 minutes of physical activity a day so they can thrive as healthy, active adults.
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