Hot Topics in Health and Physical Education for Teacher’s Toolbox

Stay informed about the latest topics and trends in physical education (PE), health education (HE) and physical activity (PA) with SHAPE America's Teacher Toolbox.

In SHAPE America's Teacher Toolbox you'll find links to some of the most popular topics, news stories, research articles, and webinars that health and physical education teachers are talking about. You'll also find the resources you need to support 50 Million Strong, SHAPE America's commitment to empowering all children to lead healthy and active lives through effective health and physical education programs.

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Hot Topics Spotlight

What PE Teachers Should Know About Concussion
It’s important for K-12 physical education teachers to know the common signs and symptoms of concussion, as well as best practices in concussion management and state, local and school concussion policies.

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Strategies for RECESS in Schools
Recess helps students to achieve the recommended 60 minutes of physical activity that can improve strength and endurance; enhance academic achievement; and increase self-esteem for children and adolescents.

 


Transgender Inclusion
Educators recognize that a group of students, those who identify as transgender, require our attention to ensure that they have an opportunity to enjoy the benefits of participating in physical education and athletics in a safe and respectful climate.

 


 
Comprehensive School Physical Activity Program
An approach by which school districts and schools use all opportunities for students to be physically active, meet the nationally-recommended 60 minutes of physical activity each day.

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